Ardea

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Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin ardea (heron)

Proper noun[edit]

Ardea f

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Ardeidae – the great herons and certain other herons and egrets.

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Further reading[edit]

References[edit]

  • Gill, F. and Wright, M. (2006) Birds of the World: Recommended English Names, Princeton University Press, ISBN 978-0691128276

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Ardea f (genitive Ardeae); first declension

  1. a very ancient city of Latium, capital of the Rutuli

Declension[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular
nominative Ardea
genitive Ardeae
dative Ardeae
accusative Ardeam
ablative Ardeā
vocative Ardea

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Ardea” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • Ardea in William Smith, editor (1854, 1857) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography, volume 1 & 2, London: Walton and Maberly