alnus

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See also: aļņus and Alnus

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Italic *alznos, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂élsnos.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

alnus m or f (genitive alnī); second declension

  1. An alder.
  2. Anything made of alder wood; a ship, vessel or boat.

Declension[edit]

Second-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative alnus alnī
Genitive alnī alnōrum
Dative alnō alnīs
Accusative alnum alnōs
Ablative alnō alnīs
Vocative alne alnī

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Aromanian: anin, arin
  • Esperanto: alno
  • French: aulne
  • Italian: alno
  • Romanian: anin, arin
  • Spanish: alno

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