Termes

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See also: termes and termés

Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the Late Latin termes, late variant of the Classical Latin tarmes (woodworm), used by Linnaeus.

Proper noun[edit]

Termes m

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Termitidae.

Usage notes[edit]

  • Termites are not well described. This genus name has been used to include a large number of termites, not necessarily properly associated with the genus as described by Linnaeus.

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Etymology 1[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Termes n (indeclinable)

  1. Lerma (a town in Hispania Tarraconensis)
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Etymology 2[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Termēs f (genitive Termētis); third declension

  1. a town in Ionia
    • (Can we find and add a quotation of Pliny the Elder to this entry?)
Declension[edit]

Third declension, with locative.

Case Singular
nominative Termēs
genitive Termētis
dative Termētī
accusative Termētem
ablative Termēte
vocative Termēs
locative Termēte

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