Via Lactea

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See also: Vía Láctea

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From via ‎(road, way) + lactea, the feminine form of lacteus ‎(milky).

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Via Lactea f ‎(genitive Viae Lacteae); first declension

  1. the Milky Way

Declension[edit]

First declension with locative.

Number Singular
nominative Via Lactea
genitive Viae Lacteae
dative Viae Lacteae
accusative Viam Lacteam
ablative Viā Lacteā
vocative Via Lactea
locative Viae Lacteae

Descendants[edit]