See also: Ardea

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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From a Proto-Indo-European root suggested by Pokorny and common to Ancient Greek ἐρωδιός(erōdiós, heron) and Serbo-Croatian roda(stork)[1].

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ardea f ‎(genitive ardeae); first declension

  1. heron

InflectionEdit

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative ardea ardeae
genitive ardeae ardeārum
dative ardeae ardeīs
accusative ardeam ardeās
ablative ardeā ardeīs
vocative ardea ardeae

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Pokorny, Julius (1959), “arōd-”, in Indogermanisches etymologisches Wörterbuch [Indo-European Etymological Dictionary] (in German), volume I, Bern, München: Francke Verlag, pages 68-69