hirundo

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Esperanto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin hirundō.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /hiˈrundo/
  • Hyphenation: hi‧run‧do

Noun[edit]

hirundo (accusative singular hirundon, plural hirundoj, accusative plural hirundojn)

  1. swallow (bird)

Hyponyms[edit]


Ido[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Esperanto hirundo, from Latin hirundō.

Noun[edit]

hirundo (plural hirundi)

  1. swallow (bird)
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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Possibly related to hirrio due to its sound, or related to harundo because of its forked tail.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

hirundō f (genitive hirundinis); third declension

  1. swallow (bird)
  2. flying fish

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative hirundō hirundinēs
genitive hirundinis hirundinum
dative hirundinī hirundinibus
accusative hirundinem hirundinēs
ablative hirundine hirundinibus
vocative hirundō hirundinēs

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • hirundo in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • hirundo in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “hirundo”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • hirundo in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français [Illustrated Latin-French Dictionary], Hachette