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castanea

See also: Castanea

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek καστάνεια (kastáneia), from κάστανον (kástanon)

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

castanea f (genitive castaneae); first declension

  1. a chestnut tree
  2. a chestnut (nut)

DeclensionEdit

First declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative castanea castaneae
genitive castaneae castaneārum
dative castaneae castaneīs
accusative castaneam castaneās
ablative castaneā castaneīs
vocative castanea castaneae

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ReferencesEdit

  • castănĕa” in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879.
  • castănĕa” on page 271/2 of Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français (1934)
  • castanea” on page 281/3 of the Oxford Latin Dictionary (1st ed., 1968–82)