tenuicornis

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From tenuis ‎(thin) + cornus ‎(horn).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

tenuicornis m, f ‎(neuter tenuicorne); third declension

  1. thin-horned

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative tenuicornis tenuicorne tenuicornēs tenuicornia
genitive tenuicornis tenuicornium
dative tenuicornī tenuicornibus
accusative tenuicornem tenuicorne tenuicornēs tenuicornia
ablative tenuicornī tenuicornibus
vocative tenuicornis tenuicorne tenuicornēs tenuicornia

Usage notes[edit]

  • Used almost exclusively as a taxonomic epithet.