femella

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EtymologyEdit

From Latin fēmella (girl, young woman).

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NounEdit

femella f (plural femelles)

  1. female
    Antonym: mascle
  2. nut (type of fastener)

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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From fēmina (woman) +‎ -la (feminine diminutive suffix).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

fēmella f (genitive fēmellae); first declension (Diminutive of fēmina)

  1. girl, young woman

DeclensionEdit

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative fēmella fēmellae
Genitive fēmellae fēmellārum
Dative fēmellae fēmellīs
Accusative fēmellam fēmellās
Ablative fēmellā fēmellīs
Vocative fēmella fēmellae

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DescendantsEdit

  • Catalan: femella
  • English: female
  • French: femelle
  • Norman: feunmelle
  • Piedmontese: fumela
  • Romanian: femelă

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