See also: Cantharis

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EtymologyEdit

From Latin cantharis, from Ancient Greek κανθαρίς(kantharís).

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NounEdit

cantharis ‎(plural cantharides)

  1. singular of cantharides

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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek κανθαρίς(kantharís, blister-beetle).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

cantharis f ‎(genitive cantharidis); third declension

  1. The Spanish fly, Lytta vesicatoria, and the poison of it.
  2. A worm injurious to the vine and rose.

InflectionEdit

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative cantharis cantharidēs
genitive cantharidis cantharidum
dative cantharidī cantharidibus
accusative cantharidem cantharidēs
ablative cantharide cantharidibus
vocative cantharis cantharidēs

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