sanguisuga

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin sanguisūga.

Noun[edit]

sanguisuga f (plural sanguisughe)

  1. leech

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Literally, "a bloodsucker", from sanguis (blood) + sūgō (suck).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

sanguisūga f (genitive sanguisūgae); first declension

  1. a leech
  2. a vampire

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative sanguisūga sanguisūgae
genitive sanguisūgae sanguisūgārum
dative sanguisūgae sanguisūgīs
accusative sanguisūgam sanguisūgās
ablative sanguisūgā sanguisūgīs
vocative sanguisūga sanguisūgae

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