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EtymologyEdit

From the Ancient Greek ᾰ̓ντῐ́ρρῑνον (antírrhīnon, calf’s snout).

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NounEdit

antirrhīnon n (genitive antirrhīnī); second declension

  1. snapdragon, antirrhinum, lion’s mouth, lion’s snap, calf’s snout (any plant of the genus Antirrhinum)
    • (Can we find and add a quotation of Pliny the Elder to this entry?)

DeclensionEdit

Second declension, Greek type.

Case Singular Plural
nominative antirrhīnon antirrhīna
genitive antirrhīnī antirrhīnōrum
dative antirrhīnō antirrhīnīs
accusative antirrhīnon antirrhīna
ablative antirrhīnō antirrhīnīs
vocative antirrhīnon antirrhīna

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