tenuicornis

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From tenuis (thin) + cornus (horn).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

tenuicornis m, f (neuter tenuicorne); third declension

  1. thin-horned

Inflection[edit]

Third declension, neuter nominative singular in -e.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative tenuicornis tenuicorne tenuicornēs tenuicornia
genitive tenuicornis tenuicornis tenuicornium tenuicornium
dative tenuicornī tenuicornī tenuicornibus tenuicornibus
accusative tenuicornem tenuicorne tenuicornēs tenuicornia
ablative tenuicornī tenuicornī tenuicornibus tenuicornibus
vocative tenuicornis tenuicorne tenuicornēs tenuicornia

Usage notes[edit]

  • Used almost exclusively as a taxonomic epithet.