acinaciformis

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

New Latin; from acinaces (scimitar) +‎ forma (form, shape).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

acinaciformis m, f (neuter acinaciforme); third declension

  1. having the form of a scimitar

Inflection[edit]

Third declension, neuter nominative singular in -e.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative acinaciformis acinaciforme acinaciformēs acinaciformia
genitive acinaciformis acinaciformis acinaciformium acinaciformium
dative acinaciformī acinaciformī acinaciformibus acinaciformibus
accusative acinaciformem acinaciforme acinaciformēs acinaciformia
ablative acinaciformī acinaciformī acinaciformibus acinaciformibus
vocative acinaciformis acinaciforme acinaciformēs acinaciformia

Usage notes[edit]

  • Used almost exclusively as a taxonomic epithet.