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squalus

See also: Squalus

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *(s)kʷálos (sheatfish). Cognate with Ancient Greek ἄσπαλος (áspalos), Avestan 𐬀𐬭𐬀𐬐 (kara, kind of fish), Old Prussian kalis, Old English hwæl (whale). More at whale.

NounEdit

squalus m

  1. A kind of fish, thought to be a shark

InflectionEdit

Second declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative squalus squalī
genitive squalī squalōrum
dative squalō squalīs
accusative squalum squalōs
ablative squalō squalīs
vocative squale squalī