mellifluens

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From mel ‎(honey) + fluō ‎(flow).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

mellifluēns m, f, n ‎(genitive mellifluentis); third declension

  1. honey-dropping, flowing with honey, mellifluous

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative mellifluēns mellifluentēs mellifluentia
genitive mellifluentis mellifluentium
dative mellifluentī mellifluentibus
accusative mellifluentem mellifluēns mellifluentēs mellifluentia
ablative mellifluentī mellifluentibus
vocative mellifluēns mellifluentēs mellifluentia

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References[edit]

  • mellifluens” in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879.