alburnus

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

albus (white) +‎ -urnus

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

alburnus m (genitive alburnī); second declension

  1. (Late Latin) a white fish, probably the bleak or blay (Alburnus alburnus)
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Ausonius to this entry?)

Declension[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative alburnus alburnī
genitive alburnī alburnōrum
dative alburnō alburnīs
accusative alburnum alburnōs
ablative alburnō alburnīs
vocative alburne alburnī

Synonyms[edit]

  • (bleak, blay): albica (Mediaeval)

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

Adjective[edit]

alburnus (feminine alburna, neuter alburnum); first/second declension

  1. (Medieval Latin) Synonym of subalbus (whitish)

Declension[edit]

First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative alburnus alburna alburnum alburnī alburnae alburna
genitive alburnī alburnae alburnī alburnōrum alburnārum alburnōrum
dative alburnō alburnō alburnīs
accusative alburnum alburnam alburnum alburnōs alburnās alburna
ablative alburnō alburnā alburnō alburnīs
vocative alburne alburna alburnum alburnī alburnae alburna

References[edit]

  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “ALBURNUS1”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre, page 1. ALBURNUS