canicae

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *kn̥h₂ónks. Cognate with English honey, Albanian qengjë (beehive) and Ancient Greek κνῆκος (knêkos, safflower).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

canicae f pl (genitive canicārum); first declension (plural only)

  1. a kind of bran

Declension[edit]

First-declension noun, plural only.

Case Plural
Nominative canicae
Genitive canicārum
Dative canicīs
Accusative canicās
Ablative canicīs
Vocative canicae

References[edit]

  • canicae in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • canicae in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press