aquilus

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Pokorny suggests a derivation, along with Aquilo ‎(the North wind), from aqua.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

aquilus m ‎(feminine aquila, neuter aquilum); first/second declension

  1. dark-coloured, swarthy

Inflection[edit]

First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative aquilus aquila aquilum aquilī aquilae aquila
genitive aquilī aquilae aquilī aquilōrum aquilārum aquilōrum
dative aquilō aquilae aquilō aquilīs aquilīs aquilīs
accusative aquilum aquilam aquilum aquilōs aquilās aquila
ablative aquilō aquilā aquilō aquilīs aquilīs aquilīs
vocative aquile aquila aquilum aquilī aquilae aquila

References[edit]

  1. ^ Pokorny, Julius, Indogermanisches Etymologisches Wörterbuch, Tübingen: A. Francke Verlag, 1959.