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See also: siren, sìrén, sīrén, and sǐrén

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TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin Siren

Proper nounEdit

Siren f

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Sirenidae – the sirens, species of salamander.

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EnglishEdit

 
English Wikipedia has an article on:
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EtymologyEdit

The name was intended to be Syren, from Swedish syren (lilac), but this was "corrected" by the US Post Office to Siren, who thought the name applied for was a misspelling.

Proper nounEdit

Siren

  1. a village and a town in Burnett County, Wisconsin, USA. The village is the county seat.

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FinnishEdit

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PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈsire̞ːn/
  • Hyphenation: Si‧ren

Proper nounEdit

Siren

  1. A surname​.

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of Siren (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative Siren Sirenit
genitive Sirenin Sirenien
partitive Sireniä Sirenejä
illative Sireniin Sireneihin
singular plural
nominative Siren Sirenit
accusative nom. Siren Sirenit
gen. Sirenin
genitive Sirenin Sirenien
partitive Sireniä Sirenejä
inessive Sirenissä Sireneissä
elative Sirenistä Sireneistä
illative Sireniin Sireneihin
adessive Sirenillä Sireneillä
ablative Sireniltä Sireneiltä
allative Sirenille Sireneille
essive Sireninä Sireneinä
translative Sireniksi Sireneiksi
instructive Sirenein
abessive Sirenittä Sireneittä
comitative Sireneineen

LatinEdit

 Sirenes on Latin Wikipedia

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EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek Σειρήν (Seirḗn)

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

Sīrēn f (genitive Sīrēnis); third declension

  1. a siren, one of the mythical birds with faces of virgins, that dwelt on the southern coast of Italy, where, with their sweet voices, they enticed ashore those who were sailing by, and then killed them.
  2. drone in a hive

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DeclensionEdit

Third-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative Sīrēn Sīrēnēs
Genitive Sīrēnis Sīrēnum
Dative Sīrēnī Sīrēnibus
Accusative Sīrēnem Sīrēnēs
Ablative Sīrēne Sīrēnibus
Vocative Sīrēn Sīrēnēs

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