hystrix

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ὕστριξ ‎(hústrix, porcupine).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

hystrīx f ‎(genitive hystrīcis); third declension

  1. porcupine

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative hystrīx hystrīcēs
genitive hystrīcis hystrīcum
dative hystrīcī hystrīcibus
accusative hystrīcem hystrīcēs
ablative hystrīce hystrīcibus
vocative hystrīx hystrīcēs

Adjective[edit]

hystrix m, f, n ‎(genitive hystrīcis); third declension

  1. spiny (as a taxonomic epithet)

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative hystrīx hystrīcēs hystrīcia
genitive hystrīcis hystrīcium
dative hystrīcī hystrīcibus
accusative hystrīcem hystrīx hystrīcēs hystrīcia
ablative hystrīcī hystrīcibus
vocative hystrīx hystrīcēs hystrīcia