turtur

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See also: Turtur and țurțur

Latin[edit]

turtur (turtle dove)

Etymology[edit]

Imitative of the bird's call.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

turtur m (genitive turturis); third declension

  1. turtle dove

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative turtur turturēs
genitive turturis turturum
dative turturī turturibus
accusative turturem turturēs
ablative turture turturibus
vocative turtur turturēs

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Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • turtur in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • turtur in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “turtur”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • turtur” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)

Volapük[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Latin turtur (turtle, turtledove), of imitative origin.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

turtur (plural turturs)

  1. turtledove, turtle dove

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Welsh[edit]

Noun[edit]

turtur f (plural turturod)

  1. turtle dove

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
turtur durtur nhurtur thurtur
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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