See also: cornus

TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Latin cornus (cornel, dogwood)

Proper nounEdit

Cornus f

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Cornaceae – the cornels (dogwoods) and related trees.

HypernymsEdit

HyponymsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • English: cornin, cornus tannin

ReferencesEdit


LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek Κόρνος (Kórnos).

Proper nounEdit

Cornus f sg (genitive Cornī); second declension

  1. An ancient city on the west coast of Sardinia

DeclensionEdit

Second-declension noun, with locative, singular only.

Case Singular
Nominative Cornus
Genitive Cornī
Dative Cornō
Accusative Cornum
Ablative Cornō
Vocative Corne
Locative Cornī

ReferencesEdit

  • Cornus”, in William Smith, editor (1854, 1857) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography, volume 1 & 2, London: Walton and Maberly
  • Cornus in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré latin-français, Hachette