lignum

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *leg-no (that which is collected), from *leǵ-

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Noun[edit]

lignum n (genitive lignī); second declension

  1. Firewood.
  2. (later Latin): wood tissue.

Inflection[edit]

Second declension neuter.

Number Singular Plural
nominative lignum ligna
genitive lignī lignōrum
dative lignō lignīs
accusative lignum ligna
ablative lignō lignīs
vocative lignum ligna

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