Clupea

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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 (genitive Clupeae); first declension

  1. A town of Africa, now Kélibia

Declension[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular
nominative Clupea
genitive Clupeae
dative Clupeae
accusative Clupeam
ablative Clupeā
vocative Clupea

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References[edit]

  • Clupea in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français [Illustrated Latin-French Dictionary], Hachette