castanea

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See also: Castanea, castañea, and castañeá

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek καστάνεια (kastáneia), from κᾰ́στᾰνᾰ (kástana)

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Noun[edit]

castanea f (genitive castaneae); first declension

  1. a chestnut tree
  2. a chestnut (nut)

Declension[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative castanea castaneae
genitive castaneae castaneārum
dative castaneae castaneīs
accusative castaneam castaneās
ablative castaneā castaneīs
vocative castanea castaneae

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References[edit]

  • castănĕa in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • castanea in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • castănĕa in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette, page 271/2
  • castanea” on page 281/3 of the Oxford Latin Dictionary (1st ed., 1968–82)