aquila

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Interlingua[edit]

Noun[edit]

aquila ‎(plural aquilas)

  1. eagle

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin aquila.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

aquila f ‎(plural aquile)

  1. eagle
  2. (heraldry) eagle

Derived terms[edit]


Latin[edit]

aquila (eagle)

Etymology[edit]

Unknown origin, but probably related to aquilus ‎(blackish, the color of darkness)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

aquila f ‎(genitive aquilae); first declension

  1. eagle
  2. the standard (of an eagle) carried by a Roman legion

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative aquila aquilae
genitive aquilae aquilārum
dative aquilae aquilīs
accusative aquilam aquilās
ablative aquilā aquilīs
vocative aquila aquilae

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

Adjective[edit]

aquila

  1. nominative feminine singular of aquilus
  2. nominative neuter plural of aquilus
  3. accusative neuter plural of aquilus
  4. vocative feminine singular of aquilus
  5. vocative neuter plural of aquilus

aquilā

  1. ablative feminine singular of aquilus

References[edit]

  • aquila in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • aquila in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • AQUILA” in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • aquila” in Félix Gaffiot (1934), Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Paris: Hachette.
  • aquila in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • aquila in William Smith, editor (1848) A Dictionary of Greek Biography and Mythology, London: John Murray
  • aquila in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin