molecula

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See also: molécula and molècula

Latin[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Derived from mōlēs (mass) +‎ -cula (diminutive suffix).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mōlecula f (genitive mōleculae); first declension

  1. (New Latin, chemistry) molecule

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative mōlecula mōleculae
genitive mōleculae mōleculārum
dative mōleculae mōleculīs
accusative mōleculam mōleculās
ablative mōleculā mōleculīs
vocative mōlecula mōleculae

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • molecula” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • molecula in Ramminger, Johann (accessed 16 July 2016) Neulateinische Wortliste: Ein Wörterbuch des Lateinischen von Petrarca bis 1700[1], pre-publication website, 2005-2016