tilia

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See also: Tilia

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

tilia ‎(plural tilias)

  1. Any tree of the linden genus Tilia.

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Etymology[edit]

Probably a borrowing from a Mediterranean substrate, found also in Ancient Greek πτελέα ‎(pteléa, elm) and Old Armenian թեղի ‎(tʿełi).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tilia f ‎(genitive tiliae); first declension

  1. linden or lime tree
  2. the inner bark of the linden or lime tree

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative tilia tiliae
genitive tiliae tiliārum
dative tiliae tiliīs
accusative tiliam tiliās
ablative tiliā tiliīs
vocative tilia tiliae

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