cicindela

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Etymology[edit]

From reduplicated stem of candeō (shine, glitter; glow) +‎ -ēla.

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cicindēla f (genitive cicindēlae); first declension

  1. a firefly, glowworm
  2. (figuratively) a candle

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative cicindēla cicindēlae
genitive cicindēlae cicindēlārum
dative cicindēlae cicindēlīs
accusative cicindēlam cicindēlās
ablative cicindēlā cicindēlīs
vocative cicindēla cicindēlae

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