pulmo

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin pulmō.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈpulmo]
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  • Rhymes: -ulmo
  • Hyphenation: pul‧mo

Noun[edit]

pulmo (accusative singular pulmon, plural pulmoj, accusative plural pulmojn)

  1. lung

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Italic *plumō with metathesis, from Proto-Indo-European *pléwmō.

Cognates include Sanskrit क्लोमन् (klóman), Ancient Greek πλεύμων (pleúmōn) and Old Church Slavonic плюща (pljušta).

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Noun[edit]

pulmō m (genitive pulmōnis); third declension

  1. (anatomy) A lung.
  2. (Should we delete(+) this sense?) (with marinus) A lunglike marine animal; a sea-lung, jellyfish.

Declension[edit]

Third-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative pulmō pulmōnēs
Genitive pulmōnis pulmōnum
Dative pulmōnī pulmōnibus
Accusative pulmōnem pulmōnēs
Ablative pulmōne pulmōnibus
Vocative pulmō pulmōnēs

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References[edit]

  • pulmo”, in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • pulmo”, in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • pulmo in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré latin-français, Hachette