canalis

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EtymologyEdit

For *cannālis, from canna ‎(reed, cane), from Ancient Greek κάννα ‎(kánna, reed).

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NounEdit

canālis m ‎(genitive canālis); third declension

  1. A pipe, spout.
  2. A gutter, ditch.
  3. A groove, channel, canal, conduit, duct.

InflectionEdit

Third declension i-stem.

Case Singular Plural
nominative canālis canālēs
genitive canālis canālium
dative canālī canālibus
accusative canālem canālēs
ablative canāle canālibus
vocative canālis canālēs

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ReferencesEdit

  • canalis” in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879.
  • Andrew L. Sihler (1995) New Comparative Grammar of Greek and Latin, New York, Oxford, Oxford University Press
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