Genava

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Celtic name, from Proto-Celtic *genwā ((river) bend) (Proto-Indo-European *ǵónu), similar to Genabum, Genua, etc.

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Genāva f sg (genitive Genāvae); first declension

  1. Geneva

Declension[edit]

First-declension noun, with locative, singular only.

Case Singular
Nominative Genāva
Genitive Genāvae
Dative Genāvae
Accusative Genāvam
Ablative Genāvā
Vocative Genāva
Locative Genāvae

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Genava in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • Genava in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette