arboretum

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See also: Arboretum and arborétum

English[edit]

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An arboretum

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin arborētum (place with trees growing), from arbor (tree).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɑː(ɹ)bəˈɹiːtəm/

Noun[edit]

arboretum (plural arboretums or arboreta)

  1. A place where many varieties of tree are grown for research, educational, and ornamental purposes.

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Czech[edit]

Noun[edit]

arboretum n

  1. arboretum

Finnish[edit]

Noun[edit]

arboretum

  1. arboretum

Declension[edit]

Inflection of arboretum (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative arboretum arboretumit
genitive arboretumin arboretumien
partitive arboretumia arboretumeja
illative arboretumiin arboretumeihin
singular plural
nominative arboretum arboretumit
accusative nom. arboretum arboretumit
gen. arboretumin
genitive arboretumin arboretumien
partitive arboretumia arboretumeja
inessive arboretumissa arboretumeissa
elative arboretumista arboretumeista
illative arboretumiin arboretumeihin
adessive arboretumilla arboretumeilla
ablative arboretumilta arboretumeilta
allative arboretumille arboretumeille
essive arboretumina arboretumeina
translative arboretumiksi arboretumeiksi
instructive arboretumein
abessive arboretumitta arboretumeitta
comitative arboretumeineen
Possessive forms of arboretum (type risti)
possessor singular plural
1st person arboretumini arboretumimme
2nd person arboretumisi arboretuminne
3rd person arboretuminsa

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French[edit]

Noun[edit]

arboretum m (plural arboretums)

  1. arboretum

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From arbor (tree) +‎ -ētum (grove or plantation), with suffix extended via rebracketing. Cf. the primary arbustum (for *arbos-tum).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

arborētum n (genitive arborētī); second declension

  1. (colloquial) arboretum, plantation of trees.

Declension[edit]

Second-declension noun (neuter).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative arborētum arborēta
Genitive arborētī arborētōrum
Dative arborētō arborētīs
Accusative arborētum arborēta
Ablative arborētō arborētīs
Vocative arborētum arborēta

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