Eridanus

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin Eridanus, from Ancient Greek Ἠριδανός (Ēridanós).

Proper noun[edit]

Eridanus

  1. (astronomy) A large winter constellation of the northern sky. It lies near Orion and Cetus.
  2. (Greek mythology) A mythical river of northern Europe, rich in amber.

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Eridanus m

  1. (astronomy) Eridanus

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Eridanus

  1. (Greek mythology) The Eridanus river.
  2. (astronomy) The constellation Eridanus.

Declension[edit]

Inflection of Eridanus (Kotus type 39/vastaus, no gradation)
nominative Eridanus
genitive Eridanuksen
partitive Eridanusta
illative Eridanukseen
singular plural
nominative Eridanus
accusative nom. Eridanus
gen. Eridanuksen
genitive Eridanuksen
partitive Eridanusta
inessive Eridanuksessa
elative Eridanuksesta
illative Eridanukseen
adessive Eridanuksella
ablative Eridanukselta
allative Eridanukselle
essive Eridanuksena
translative Eridanukseksi
instructive
abessive Eridanuksetta
comitative

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Ancient Greek Ἠρῐδᾰνός (Ēridanós).

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Proper noun[edit]

Ēridanus m (genitive Ēridanī); second declension

  1. (mythology and poetry) Synonym of Padus (the River Po)
  2. (astronomy) Eridanus (constellation lying between Orion and Cetus)

Declension[edit]

Second declension, with locative.

Case Singular
nominative Ēridanus
genitive Ēridanī
dative Ēridanō
accusative Ēridanum
ablative Ēridanō
vocative Ēridane
locative Ēridanī

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Spanish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Eridanus ?

  1. (astronomy) Eridanus (constellation)