conger

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See also: Conger and cóng'ér

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Via Middle English, from Old French congre, from Latin conger from Ancient Greek γόγγρος (góngros), from Proto-Indo-European *geng-, *gong- (a lump, rounded object).

Noun[edit]

conger (plural congers)

  1. Any of several scaleless marine eels, of the genus Conger, found in coastal waters

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek γόγγρος (góngros), from Proto-Indo-European *geng-, *gong- (a lump, rounded object).

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Noun[edit]

conger m (genitive congrī); second declension

  1. A conger eel

Inflection[edit]

Second declension, nominative singular in -er.

Case Singular Plural
nominative conger congrī
genitive congrī congrōrum
dative congrō congrīs
accusative congrum congrōs
ablative congrō congrīs
vocative conger1 congrī

1May also be congre.

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