acutipennis

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

New Latin; from acutus (sharp) +‎ frōns (feather, fin, wing).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

acutipennis m, f (neuter acutipenne); third declension

  1. having a sharp wing or fin, or sharp feathers

Inflection[edit]

Third declension, neuter nominative singular in -e.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative acutipennis acutipenne acutipennēs acutipennia
genitive acutipennis acutipennis acutipennium acutipennium
dative acutipennī acutipennī acutipennibus acutipennibus
accusative acutipennem acutipenne acutipennēs acutipennia
ablative acutipennī acutipennī acutipennibus acutipennibus
vocative acutipennis acutipenne acutipennēs acutipennia

Usage notes[edit]

  • Used almost exclusively as a taxonomic epithet.