arachis

See also: Arachis

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the taxonomic name Arachis, coined by Linnaeus as an alteration of Ancient Greek ἄραχος (árakhos), an alternative form of ἄρακος (árakos, chickling vetch), and subsequently given a Greek-type inflection.

PronunciationEdit

(Ecclesiastical) IPA(key): /ˈa.ra.kis/, [ˈaː.ra.kis]

NounEdit

arachis f (genitive arachidis); third declension

  1. (New Latin) peanut

DeclensionEdit

Third-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative arachis arachidēs
Genitive arachidis arachidum
Dative arachidī arachidibus
Accusative arachidem arachidēs
Ablative arachide arachidibus
Vocative arachis arachidēs