impennis

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From in- +‎ penna (feather, fin, wing) +‎ -is.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

impennis m, f (neuter impenne); third declension

  1. without feathers (of flight)

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative impennis impenne impennēs impennia
genitive impennis impennium
dative impennī impennibus
accusative impennem impenne impennēs impennia
ablative impennī impennibus
vocative impennis impenne impennēs impennia

Usage notes[edit]

  • Used almost exclusively as a taxonomic epithet.

Derived terms[edit]