fulmen

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From earlier *fulgimen, that is, fulgeō (flash, glare, lighten) +‎ -men (noun-forming suffix).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

fulmen n (genitive fulminis); third declension

  1. lightning
  2. thunderbolt

Declension[edit]

Third-declension noun (neuter, imparisyllabic non-i-stem).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative fulmen fulmina
Genitive fulminis fulminum
Dative fulminī fulminibus
Accusative fulmen fulmina
Ablative fulmine fulminibus
Vocative fulmen fulmina

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Descendants[edit]

  • Friulian: sfulmin
  • Istriot: foûlmini
  • Italian: fulmine
  • Portuguese: fúlmen
  • Sicilian: fùrmini
  • Esperanto: fulmo

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