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LatinEdit

 
alauda (a skylark)

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Gaulish *alauda (skylark), literally "tuft." Compare Proto-Germanic *laiwarikǭ (lark), which could share a Celto-Germanic substratum.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

alauda f (genitive alaudae); first declension

  1. A lark; the crested lark, the skylark.

DeclensionEdit

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative alauda alaudae
Genitive alaudae alaudārum
Dative alaudae alaudīs
Accusative alaudam alaudās
Ablative alaudā alaudīs
Vocative alauda alaudae

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ReferencesEdit

  • alauda in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • alauda in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • alauda in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • alauda in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • alauda in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin
  • Fryske Academy (1998): Lezingen fan it fjirtjinde Frysk Filologekongres: 23, 24 en 25 oktober 1996
  • Reichart, L. (2000): Kratylos, Volume 45