Eridanus

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EtymologyEdit

From Latin Eridanus, from Ancient Greek Ἠριδανός (Ēridanós).

Proper nounEdit

Eridanus

  1. (astronomy) A large winter constellation of the northern sky. It lies near Orion and Cetus.
  2. (Greek mythology) A mythical river of northern Europe, rich in amber.

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DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

  This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.
Particularly: “Borrowed from Latin Ēridanus?”

Proper nounEdit

Eridanus m

  1. (astronomy) Eridanus

FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Ultimately from Ancient Greek Ἠριδανός (Ēridanós), likely via Latin Ēridanus.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈeridɑnus/, [ˈe̞riˌdɑnus̠]
  • Rhymes: -ɑnus
  • Syllabification: E‧ri‧da‧nus

Proper nounEdit

Eridanus

  1. (Greek mythology) The Eridanus river.
  2. (astronomy) The constellation Eridanus.

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of Eridanus (Kotus type 39/vastaus, no gradation)
nominative Eridanus
genitive Eridanuksen
partitive Eridanusta
illative Eridanukseen
singular plural
nominative Eridanus
accusative nom. Eridanus
gen. Eridanuksen
genitive Eridanuksen
partitive Eridanusta
inessive Eridanuksessa
elative Eridanuksesta
illative Eridanukseen
adessive Eridanuksella
ablative Eridanukselta
allative Eridanukselle
essive Eridanuksena
translative Eridanukseksi
instructive
abessive Eridanuksetta
comitative
Possessive forms of Eridanus (type vastaus)
possessor singular plural
1st person Eridanukseni Eridanuksemme
2nd person Eridanuksesi Eridanuksenne
3rd person Eridanuksensa

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Ancient Greek Ἠρῐδᾰνός (Ēridanós).

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Ēridanus m sg (genitive Ēridanī); second declension

  1. (mythology and poetry) Synonym of Padus (the River Po)
  2. (astronomy) Eridanus (constellation lying between Orion and Cetus)

DeclensionEdit

Second-declension noun, with locative, singular only.

Case Singular
Nominative Ēridanus
Genitive Ēridanī
Dative Ēridanō
Accusative Ēridanum
Ablative Ēridanō
Vocative Ēridane
Locative Ēridanī

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Proper nounEdit

Eridanus ?

  1. (astronomy) Eridanus (constellation)