Gallus

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Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin gallus (rooster, cock).

Proper noun[edit]

Gallus m

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Phasianidae – the junglefowl, including domestic chickens.

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Latin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

See gallus (Gaul).

Proper noun[edit]

Gallus m sg (genitive Gallī); second declension

  1. a Roman cognomen, as in the name Gaius Cornelius Gallus, the first Roman governor of Egypt
Declension[edit]

Second-declension noun, singular only.

Case Singular
Nominative Gallus
Genitive Gallī
Dative Gallō
Accusative Gallum
Ablative Gallō
Vocative Galle

Noun[edit]

Gallus m (genitive Gallī, feminine Galla); second declension

  1. Alternative letter-case form of gallus (Gaul; Galatian)
Declension[edit]

First/second-declension adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Masculine Feminine
Nominative Gallus Galla Gallī Gallae
Genitive Gallī Gallae Gallōrum Gallārum
Dative Gallō Gallīs Gallīs
Accusative Gallum Gallam Gallōs Gallās
Ablative Gallō Gallā Gallīs Gallīs
Vocative Galle Galla Gallī Gallae

Adjective[edit]

Gallus (feminine Galla, neuter Gallum); first/second-declension adjective

  1. Alternative letter-case form of gallus (Gallic; Galatian)
Declension[edit]

First/second-declension adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative Gallus Galla Gallum Gallī Gallae Galla
Genitive Gallī Gallae Gallī Gallōrum Gallārum Gallōrum
Dative Gallō Gallō Gallīs
Accusative Gallum Gallam Gallum Gallōs Gallās Galla
Ablative Gallō Gallā Gallō Gallīs
Vocative Galle Galla Gallum Gallī Gallae Galla

Etymology 2[edit]

From Ancient Greek Γάλλος (Gállos).

Proper noun[edit]

Gallus m sg (genitive Gallī); second declension

  1. a river of Bithynia and tributary of the Sangarius
Declension[edit]

Second-declension noun, singular only.

Case Singular
Nominative Gallus
Genitive Gallī
Dative Gallō
Accusative Gallum
Ablative Gallō
Vocative Galle

Etymology 3[edit]

Noun[edit]

Gallus m sg (genitive Gallī); second declension

  1. Alternative letter-case form of gallus (priest of Cybele)

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