cicindela

See also: Cicindela

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From reduplicated stem of candeō (shine, glitter; glow) +‎ -ēla.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

cicindēla f (genitive cicindēlae); first declension

  1. a firefly, glowworm
  2. (figuratively) a candle

DeclensionEdit

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative cicindēla cicindēlae
Genitive cicindēlae cicindēlārum
Dative cicindēlae cicindēlīs
Accusative cicindēlam cicindēlās
Ablative cicindēlā cicindēlīs
Vocative cicindēla cicindēlae

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DescendantsEdit

  • Translingual: Cicindela
  • French: cicindèle

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