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EtymologyEdit

From Latin Canīcula (Sirius; Canis Major), from canīcula (puppy), from canis (dog) + -ula (forming diminutives).

Proper nounEdit

Canicula

  1. (historical astronomy) Synonym of Sirius, particularly in Latin contexts.

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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From canīcula (puppy), from canis (dog) + -ula (forming diminutives)

Proper nounEdit

Canīcula f sg (genitive Canīculae); first declension

  1. (historical astronomy) Synonym of Sirius.
  2. (historical astronomy) Synonym of Canis Majoris.

DeclensionEdit

First-declension noun, singular only.

Case Singular
Nominative Canīcula
Genitive Canīculae
Dative Canīculae
Accusative Canīculam
Ablative Canīculā
Vocative Canīcula

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