Pomona

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English[edit]

Pomona, by Nicolas Fouché, ca. 1700

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin Pōmōna.

Proper noun[edit]

Pomona

  1. A goddess of fruitful abundance in Ancient Roman religion and myth.
  2. (astronomy) 32 Pomona, a main belt asteroid.

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Latin[edit]

Pōmōna ingreditur

Etymology[edit]

From pōmum (fruit).

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Pōmōna f (genitive Põmōnae); first declension

  1. (Roman mythology) the goddess of fruitful abundance.
  2. (metonymically) fruits

Declension[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative Pōmōna Pōmōnae
Genitive Pōmōnae Pōmōnārum
Dative Pōmōnae Pōmōnīs
Accusative Pōmōnam Pōmōnās
Ablative Pōmōnā Pōmōnīs
Vocative Pōmōna Pōmōnae