femella

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin fēmella (girl, young woman).

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femella f (plural femelles)

  1. female
    Antonym: mascle

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From fēmina (woman) +‎ -la (feminine diminutive suffix).

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Noun[edit]

fēmella f (genitive fēmellae); first declension (Diminutive of fēmina)

  1. girl, young woman

Declension[edit]

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative fēmella fēmellae
Genitive fēmellae fēmellārum
Dative fēmellae fēmellīs
Accusative fēmellam fēmellās
Ablative fēmellā fēmellīs
Vocative fēmella fēmellae

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Descendants[edit]

  • Catalan: femella
  • English: female
  • French: femelle
  • Norman: feunmelle
  • Piedmontese: fumela
  • Romanian: femelă

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