arundo

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See also: Arundo

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Maybe from Proto-Indo-European *h₂el- (to grow).

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

arundō f (genitive arundinis); third declension

  1. reed
  2. fishing rod
  3. shaft of an arrow

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative arundō arundinēs
genitive arundinis arundinum
dative arundinī arundinibus
accusative arundinem arundinēs
ablative arundine arundinibus
vocative arundō arundinēs

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “arundo”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • arundo in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers