nigricollis

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

New Latin; from niger ‎(black) +‎ collum ‎(neck, stem).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

nigricollis m, f ‎(neuter nigricolle); third declension

  1. having a black neck or stem

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative nigricollis nigricolle nigricollēs nigricollia
genitive nigricollis nigricollium
dative nigricollī nigricollibus
accusative nigricollem nigricolle nigricollēs nigricollia
ablative nigricollī nigricollibus
vocative nigricollis nigricolle nigricollēs nigricollia

Usage notes[edit]

  • Used almost exclusively as a taxonomic epithet.