nigrifrons

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

New Latin; from niger ‎(black) +‎ frōns ‎(forehead, front).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

nigrifrōns m, f, n ‎(genitive nigrifrontis); third declension

  1. having a black front, having a black mark on the forehead

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative nigrifrōns nigrifrontēs nigrifrontia
genitive nigrifrontis nigrifrontium
dative nigrifrontī nigrifrontibus
accusative nigrifrontem nigrifrōns nigrifrontēs nigrifrontia
ablative nigrifrontī nigrifrontibus
vocative nigrifrōns nigrifrontēs nigrifrontia

Usage notes[edit]

  • Used almost exclusively as a taxonomic epithet.

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