ardea

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From a Proto-Indo-European root suggested by Pokorny and common to Ancient Greek ἐρωδιός(erōdiós, heron) and Serbo-Croatian roda(stork)[1].

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ardea f ‎(genitive ardeae); first declension

  1. heron

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative ardea ardeae
genitive ardeae ardeārum
dative ardeae ardeīs
accusative ardeam ardeās
ablative ardeā ardeīs
vocative ardea ardeae

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Pokorny, Julius (1959), “arōd-”, in Indogermanisches etymologisches Wörterbuch [Indo-European Etymological Dictionary] (in German), volume I, Bern, München: Francke Verlag, pages 68-69