vannus

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Etymology[edit]

For Proto-Italic *watnos, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂weh₁- (to blow). Confer with the diminutive vatillum. Cognate with Latin ventus, Ancient Greek ἄημι (áēmi), Middle High German winden (to winnow), Icelandic vinsa (to pick out, weed), English winnow.

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Noun[edit]

vannus f (genitive vanni); second declension

  1. a winnowing basket

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative vannus vannī
Genitive vannī vannōrum
Dative vannō vannīs
Accusative vannum vannōs
Ablative vannō vannīs
Vocative vanne vannī

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