menhaden

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Etymology[edit]

From Narragansett munnawhatteaug ‎(they fertilize), influenced by poghaden.

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Noun[edit]

menhaden ‎(plural menhaden or menhadens)

  1. Any of several species of fish in the genera Brevoortia and Ethmidium, used for fish meal, fish oil, fertilizer, and bait.

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Noun[edit]

menhaden

  1. menhaden (fish)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of menhaden (Kotus type 6/paperi, no gradation)
nominative menhaden menhadenit
genitive menhadenin menhadenien
menhadeneiden
menhadeneitten
partitive menhadenia menhadeneita
menhadeneja
illative menhadeniin menhadeneihin
singular plural
nominative menhaden menhadenit
accusative nom. menhaden menhadenit
gen. menhadenin
genitive menhadenin menhadenien
menhadeneiden
menhadeneitten
partitive menhadenia menhadeneita
menhadeneja
inessive menhadenissa menhadeneissa
elative menhadenista menhadeneista
illative menhadeniin menhadeneihin
adessive menhadenilla menhadeneilla
ablative menhadenilta menhadeneilta
allative menhadenille menhadeneille
essive menhadenina menhadeneina
translative menhadeniksi menhadeneiksi
instructive menhadenein
abessive menhadenitta menhadeneitta
comitative menhadeneineen