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acrolepis

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

acrolepis m, f, n (genitive acrolepidis); third declension

  1. having sharp scales

AdjectiveEdit

Third declension, neuter nominative singular like masculine/feminine.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative acrolepis acrolepis acrolepidēs acrolepidia
genitive acrolepidis acrolepidis acrolepidium acrolepidium
dative acrolepidī acrolepidī acrolepidibus acrolepidibus
accusative acrolepidem acrolepis acrolepidēs acrolepidia
ablative acrolepidī acrolepidī acrolepidibus acrolepidibus
vocative acrolepis acrolepis acrolepidēs acrolepidia

Usage notesEdit

  • Used exclusively as a taxonomic epithet.