cygnus

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Latin[edit]

cygnī (swans)

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Etymology[edit]

Romanized form of the Ancient Greek κύκνος ‎(kúknos)

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cygnus m ‎(genitive cygnī); second declension

  1. A swan; a bird noted for its singing and sacred to Apollo.
  2. (figuratively) A poet, especially one who sings.

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Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative cygnus cygnī
genitive cygnī cygnōrum
dative cygnō cygnīs
accusative cygnum cygnōs
ablative cygnō cygnīs
vocative cygne cygnī

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