Crotalus

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin crotalum (castanet), from Ancient Greek κρόταλον (krótalon).

Proper noun[edit]

Crotalus m

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Viperidae – the rattlesnakes.

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Latin[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Crotalus m (genitive Crotalī); second declension

  1. A small river of Bruttium, now called Corace

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular
nominative Crotalus
genitive Crotalī
dative Crotalō
accusative Crotalum
ablative Crotalō
vocative Crotale

References[edit]

  • Crotalus” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)