phaseolus

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Latin phaseolus

Noun[edit]

phaseolus (plural phaseoli)

  1. any of several domesticated beans, of the genus Phaseolus, native to the Americas

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Latin[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Diminutive of phasēlus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

phaseolus m (genitive phaseolī); second declension

  1. A type of bean with an edible pod; kidney bean.

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative phaseolus phaseolī
genitive phaseolī phaseolōrum
dative phaseolō phaseolīs
accusative phaseolum phaseolōs
ablative phaseolō phaseolīs
vocative phaseole phaseolī

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