Anas

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See also: anas, ANAS, anãs, añas, änas, and -anas

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Etymology[edit]

Latin anas (duck), from Proto-Italic *anats, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂énh₂ts (duck).

Proper noun[edit]

Anas f

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Anatidae – various species of dabbling duck.

Usage notes[edit]

  • Some have split Anas, with the wigeons and close relatives now being placed in the revived genus Mareca.

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Latin[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

Anās m (genitive Anae); first declension

  1. A river in Spain; modern Guadiana.

Inflection[edit]

First declension, masculine Greek type with nominative singular in -ās.

Case Singular Plural
nominative Anās Anae
genitive Anae Anārum
dative Anae Anīs
accusative Anān Anās
ablative Anā Anīs
vocative Anā Anae

References[edit]

  • Anas in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • Anas in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • Anas in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Anas in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • Anas in William Smith, editor (1854, 1857) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography, volume 1 & 2, London: Walton and Maberly