eryngion

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Latin[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ἠρύγγιον (ērúngion).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ēryngion n (genitive ēryngiī); second declension

  1. a kind of thistle, possibly the eringo or spotted yellow thistle

Inflection[edit]

Second declension neuter, Greek type.

Number Singular Plural
nominative ēryngion ēryngia
genitive ēryngiī ēryngiōrum
dative ēryngiō ēryngiīs
accusative ēryngion ēryngia
ablative ēryngiō ēryngiīs
vocative ēryngion ēryngia

References[edit]

  • eryngion in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879