See also: lerna

LatinEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Ancient Greek Λέρνη (Lérnē).

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Lerna f sg (genitive Lernae); first declension

  1. (geography) A marsh situated near Argos, famous as the abode of the Hydra

DeclensionEdit

First-declension noun, singular only.

Case Singular
Nominative Lerna
Genitive Lernae
Dative Lernae
Accusative Lernam
Ablative Lernā
Vocative Lerna

Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Lerna”, in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • Lerna in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré latin-français, Hachette
  • Lerna”, in William Smith, editor (1854, 1857) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography, volume 1 & 2, London: Walton and Maberly