coluber

See also: Coluber

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

Unknown origin, but possibly related in some way to colus (via Proto-Italic *kolozros?).[1]

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

coluber m (genitive colubrī); second declension

  1. snake, serpent

DeclensionEdit

Second-declension noun (nominative singular in -er).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative coluber colubrī
Genitive colubrī colubrōrum
Dative colubrō colubrīs
Accusative colubrum colubrōs
Ablative colubrō colubrīs
Vocative coluber colubrī

SynonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Asturian: cuélebre, culiebra
  • Catalan: colobra
  • French: couleuvre
  • Italian: colubro

NotesEdit

  1. ^ De Vaan (2008).

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