ruficornis

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From rufus (red) + cornus (horn).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

ruficornis (neuter ruficorne); third declension

  1. red-horned

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative ruficornis ruficorne ruficornēs ruficornia
genitive ruficornis ruficornium
dative ruficornī ruficornibus
accusative ruficornem ruficorne ruficornēs ruficornia
ablative ruficornī ruficornibus
vocative ruficornis ruficorne ruficornēs ruficornia

Usage notes[edit]

  • Used almost exclusively as a taxonomic epithet.