milvus

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Latin[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Of uncertain origin[1]; proposed derivations include:

Noun[edit]

milvus m (genitive milvī); second declension

  1. kite (bird)
  2. gurnard (fish)

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative milvus milvī
genitive milvī milvōrum
dative milvō milvīs
accusative milvum milvōs
ablative milvō milvīs
vocative milve milvī

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • milvus” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  1. ^ Walde, Alois; Hofmann, Johann Baptist (1954), “milvus”, in Lateinisches etymologisches Wörterbuch (in German), volume 2, 3rd edition, Heidelberg: Carl Winter, page 779