flamma

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *bʰlē- (to shimmer, gleam, shine).

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Noun[edit]

flamma f (genitive flammae); first declension

  1. flame, fire
    Urbi ferrum flammamque minitatus est.
    He threatened the city with fire and sword.
  2. (m) a Roman cognomen

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative flamma flammae
genitive flammae flammārum
dative flammae flammīs
accusative flammam flammās
ablative flammā flammīs
vocative flamma flammae

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Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

flamma c

  1. a flame; a woman, a romance

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