actinacanthus

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

New Latin; from Ancient Greek

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

actinacanthus m (feminine actinacantha, neuter actinacanthum); first/second declension

  1. having radiating spines or thorns

Inflection[edit]

First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative actinacanthus actinacantha actinacanthum actinacanthī actinacanthae actinacantha
genitive actinacanthī actinacanthae actinacanthī actinacanthōrum actinacanthārum actinacanthōrum
dative actinacanthō actinacanthō actinacanthīs
accusative actinacanthum actinacantham actinacanthum actinacanthōs actinacanthās actinacantha
ablative actinacanthō actinacanthā actinacanthō actinacanthīs
vocative actinacanthe actinacantha actinacanthum actinacanthī actinacanthae actinacantha

Usage notes[edit]

  • Used almost exclusively as a taxonomic epithet.