velamen

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin

Noun[edit]

velamen ‎(plural velamina)

  1. (anatomy) A covering membrane or velum

Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

vēlāmen n ‎(genitive vēlāminis); third declension

  1. cover, covering
  2. clothing, robe, garment
  3. veil

Inflection[edit]

Third declension neuter.

Case Singular Plural
nominative vēlāmen vēlāmina
genitive vēlāminis vēlāminum
dative vēlāminī vēlāminibus
accusative vēlāmen vēlāmina
ablative vēlāmine vēlāminibus
vocative vēlāmen vēlāmina

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Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

velamen m ‎(plural velámenes)

  1. (nautical) set of sails of a boat