unicornis

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ūnus (one) +‎ cornū (horn) +‎ -is, a calque of Ancient Greek μονόκερως (monókerōs).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

ūnicornis (neuter ūnicorne); third declension

  1. One-horned.

Declension[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
Nominative ūnicornis ūnicorne ūnicornēs ūnicornia
Genitive ūnicornis ūnicornis ūnicornium ūnicornium
Dative ūnicornī ūnicornī ūnicornibus ūnicornibus
Accusative ūnicornem ūnicorne ūnicornēs, ūnicornīs ūnicornia
Ablative ūnicornī ūnicornī ūnicornibus ūnicornibus
Vocative ūnicornis ūnicorne ūnicornēs ūnicornia

Noun[edit]

ūnicornis m (genitive ūnicornis); third declension

  1. A unicorn.
    Synonyms: monoceros, ūnicornuus

Declension[edit]

Third declension i-stem.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative ūnicornis ūnicornēs
Genitive ūnicornis ūnicornium
Dative ūnicornī ūnicornibus
Accusative ūnicornem ūnicornēs
Ablative ūnicorne ūnicornibus
Vocative ūnicornis ūnicornēs

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