mellifer

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From mel (honey) + ferō (bear, carry)

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Adjective[edit]

mellifer m (feminine mellifera, neuter melliferum); first/second declension

  1. honey-bearing, honey-producing, melliferous

Inflection[edit]

First/second declension, masculine nominative singular in -er.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative mellifer mellifera melliferum melliferī melliferae mellifera
genitive melliferī melliferae melliferī melliferōrum melliferārum melliferōrum
dative melliferō melliferae melliferō melliferīs melliferīs melliferīs
accusative melliferum melliferam melliferum melliferōs melliferās mellifera
ablative melliferō melliferā melliferō melliferīs melliferīs melliferīs
vocative mellifer mellifera melliferum melliferī melliferae mellifera

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References[edit]

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