lilium

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Latin[edit]

līlium (a lily)

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek λείριον (leirion), probably a corrupted pronunciation of an Egyptian word. Perhaps also the root of Sanskrit हली (halī), हलिनी (halinī, lily).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

līlium n (genitive līliī); second declension

  1. a lily

Inflection[edit]

Second declension neuter.

Number Singular Plural
nominative līlium līlia
genitive līliī līliōrum
dative līliō līliīs
accusative līlium līlia
ablative līliō līliīs
vocative līlium līlia

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Descendants[edit]

* Greek: λουλούδι