genimen

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Italic *genamen, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵénh₁mn̥, from the root *ǵenh₁- (to beget”, “to give birth). Equivalent to gignō (I beget) +‎ -men (noun-forming suffix). Confer with germen.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

genimen n (genitive geniminis); third declension

  1. product, fruit
  2. progeny, brood

Declension[edit]

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

Case Singular Plural
Nominative genimen genimina
Genitive geniminis geniminum
Dative geniminī geniminibus
Accusative genimen genimina
Ablative genimine geniminibus
Vocative genimen genimina

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