Mustela

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Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin mūstēla (weasel), probably from mūs (mouse)

Proper noun[edit]

Mustela f

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Mustelidae – the weasels.

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From mūstēla (weasel)

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Proper noun[edit]

Mūstēla m (genitive Mūstēlae); first declension

  1. a Roman cognomen famously held by:
    1. Tamisius Mustela, a Roman retainer

Declension[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular
Nominative Mūstēla
Genitive Mūstēlae
Dative Mūstēlae
Accusative Mūstēlam
Ablative Mūstēlā
Vocative Mūstēla

References[edit]

  • Mustela in William Smith, editor (1848) A Dictionary of Greek Biography and Mythology, London: John Murray