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mergulus

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PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

lūcerna cum mergulō (lamp with wick)

Diminutive from mergō (immerse, dip) +‎ -ulus.

NounEdit

mergulus m (genitive mergulī); second declension

  1. wick of a lamp
InflectionEdit

Second declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative mergulus mergulī
genitive mergulī mergulōrum
dative mergulō mergulīs
accusative mergulum mergulōs
ablative mergulō mergulīs
vocative mergule mergulī
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Etymology 2Edit

mergus cum mergulō (diver with chick)

Diminutive from mergus (diver, loon) +‎ -ulus, from mergō (dive, plunge).

NounEdit

mergulus m (genitive mergulī); second declension

  1. small diver, loon (kind of waterfowl)
InflectionEdit

Second declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative mergulus mergulī
genitive mergulī mergulōrum
dative mergulō mergulīs
accusative mergulum mergulōs
ablative mergulō mergulīs
vocative mergule mergulī
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