hyaena

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See also: Hyaena and hyæna

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

hyaena (plural hyaenas or hyaenae)

  1. Alternative spelling of hyena

Latin[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ὕαινα (húaina).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

hyaena f (genitive hyaenae); first declension

  1. a hyena

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative hyaena hyaenae
genitive hyaenae hyaenārum
dative hyaenae hyaenīs
accusative hyaenam hyaenās
ablative hyaenā hyaenīs
vocative hyaena hyaenae

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References[edit]

  • hyaena in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • hyaena in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • hyaena in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette