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-ula

TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin. Cognate with Proto-Germanic -*ilaz, whence no longer productive English -le (as in dimple and nozzle), Dutch -el, German -el.

SuffixEdit

-ula

  1. Used to form taxonomic names, usually of genera; small-.

Derived termsEdit

  • See -ula at Wikispecies.

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

Cognate with Proto-Germanic -*ilaz, whence no longer productive English -le (as in dimple and nozzle), Dutch -el, German -el.

SuffixEdit

-ula

  1. nominative feminine singular of -ulus
  2. nominative neuter plural of -ulus
  3. accusative neuter plural of -ulus
  4. vocative feminine singular of -ulus
  5. vocative neuter plural of -ulus

-ulā

  1. ablative feminine singular of -ulus