furnus

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Italic *fornos, from Proto-Indo-European *gʷʰr̥-nós, from *gʷʰer- (warm, hot).[1] Cognate with Old Irish gorn, Russian горн (gorn), Albanian zjarr, Old Armenian ջերմ (ǰerm).

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Noun[edit]

furnus m (genitive furnī); second declension

  1. oven, bakery

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative furnus furnī
genitive furnī furnōrum
dative furnō furnīs
accusative furnum furnōs
ablative furnō furnīs
vocative furne furnī

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References[edit]

  • furnus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • furnus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “furnus”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • furnus” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • furnus in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • furnus in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin
  1. ^ De Vaan, Michiel (2008), “fornus”, in Etymological Dictionary of Latin and the other Italic Languages (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 7), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 235