Clupea

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See also: clupea

Translingual[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin clupea (allis shad).

Proper noun[edit]

Clupea f

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Clupeidae – the herring, plankton-eating forage fish that are an important food, found in temperate waters.

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Proper noun[edit]

Clupea f sg (genitive Clupeae); first declension

  1. A town in Africa, now Kélibia

Declension[edit]

First-declension noun, with locative, singular only.

Case Singular
Nominative Clupea
Genitive Clupeae
Dative Clupeae
Accusative Clupeam
Ablative Clupeā
Vocative Clupea
Locative Clupeae

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