glarea

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *gel- (form into a ball; ball) or from *gley- (to stick; to spread, to smear).

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Particularly: “citation for *gel-, *gley-

Or, as preferred by De Vaan, perhaps related to Latin grānum (grain, kernel), from Proto-Indo-European *ǵr̥h₂-nóm (matured, grown old); as pointed out, this depends on a different evolution of the IE semantics: to decay, rather than to ripen.

Noun[edit]

glārea f (genitive glāreae); first declension

  1. gravel

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative glārea glāreae
genitive glāreae glāreārum
dative glāreae glāreīs
accusative glāream glāreās
ablative glāreā glāreīs
vocative glārea glāreae

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