noverca

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Related to novus (new) and cognate with Old Armenian նոր (nor, new).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

noverca f (genitive novercae); first declension

  1. stepmother
  2. (by extension) a person, people, etc. who adopts the role of being a mother, especially to a foreigner.

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative noverca novercae
genitive novercae novercārum
dative novercae novercīs
accusative novercam novercās
ablative novercā novercīs
vocative noverca novercae

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