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.

Inflection[edit]

Third declension i-stem.

Case Singular Plural
nominative canālis canālēs
genitive canālis canālium
dative canālī canālibus
accusative canālem canālēs
ablative canāle canālibus
vocative canālis canālēs

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References[edit]

  • canalis” in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879.
  • canalis” in Félix Gaffiot (1934), Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Paris: Hachette.
  • canalis” in Ramminger, Johann (accessed 16 July 2016) Neulateinische Wortliste: Ein Wörterbuch des Lateinischen von Petrarca bis 1700[1], pre-publication website, 2005-2016
  • Andrew L. Sihler (1995) New Comparative Grammar of Greek and Latin, New York, Oxford, Oxford University Press