colubra

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Feminine form of coluber (snake, serpent).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

colubra f (genitive colubrae); first declension

  1. a female snake, serpent
  2. (in general) snake, serpent
    Synonyms: anguis, coluber, serpēns

Declension[edit]

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative colubra colubrae
Genitive colubrae colubrārum
Dative colubrae colubrīs
Accusative colubram colubrās
Ablative colubrā colubrīs
Vocative colubra colubrae

Related terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Asturian: culiebra
  • Catalan: colobra
  • French: couleuvre
  • Occitan: colòbra
  • Old Portuguese: coobra
    • Galician: cobra
    • Portuguese: cobra (see there for further descendants)
  • Spanish: culebra

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