ovis

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Latin[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Italic *owis, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂ówis (sheep) or *h₃éwis. Cognate with Sanskrit अवि (ávi), Ancient Greek ὄϊς (óïs), English ewe.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ovis f (genitive ovis); third declension

  1. sheep
Inflection[edit]

Third declension, alternative ablative singular in and accusative plural in -īs.

Case Singular Plural
nominative ovis ovēs
genitive ovis ovium
dative ovī ovibus
accusative ovem ovēs
ovīs
ablative ove
ovī
ovibus
vocative ovis ovēs
Derived terms[edit]
Descendants[edit]
  • Aromanian: oai
  • Istro-Romanian: oie
  • Megleno-Romanian: oaiă

Coordinate terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Non-lemma forms.

Noun[edit]

ōvīs

  1. inflection of ovum:
    1. dative plural
    2. ablative plural

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