lutra

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lutra (plural lutraj, accusative singular lutran, accusative plural lutrajn)

  1. lutrine

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Latin[edit]

lūtra (an otter)

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Etymology[edit]

Possibly from luō (I wash or lave); alternatively linked to Proto-Indo-European *udreh₂ (water animal, otter) (compare Ancient Greek ὕδρα (húdra), Sanskrit उद्र (udra), Lithuanian ūdra, English otter, Russian выдра (vydra)), related to *wódr̥ (water).

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Noun[edit]

lūtra f (genitive lūtrae); first declension

  1. an otter

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First declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative lūtra lūtrae
genitive lūtrae lūtrārum
dative lūtrae lūtrīs
accusative lūtram lūtrās
ablative lūtrā lūtrīs
vocative lūtra lūtrae

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References[edit]

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