canalis

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

For *cannālis, from canna (reed, cane), from Ancient Greek κάννα (kánna, reed).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

canālis m (genitive canālis); third declension

  1. A pipe, spout.
  2. A gutter, ditch.
  3. A groove, channel, canal, conduit, duct.

Declension[edit]

Third-declension noun (i-stem, ablative singular in ).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative canālis canālēs
Genitive canālis canālium
Dative canālī canālibus
Accusative canālem canālēs
canālīs
Ablative canālī canālibus
Vocative canālis canālēs

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Descendants[edit]

  • Italo-Dalmatian
    • Dalmatian: canul
    • Italian: canale (see there for further descendants)
    • Sicilian: canali
  • Old French: chenel (see there for further descendants)
  • Old Occitan: [Term?]
  • Rhaeto-Romance
  • Venetian: canal
  • West Iberian
  • Vulgar Latin: *canālia
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