flamma

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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *bʰlē- ‎(to shimmer, gleam, shine).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

flamma f ‎(genitive flammae); first declension

  1. flame, fire
    Urbi ferrum flammamque minitatus est.
    He threatened the city with fire and sword.
  2. (m) a Roman cognomen

InflectionEdit

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative flamma flammae
genitive flammae flammārum
dative flammae flammīs
accusative flammam flammās
ablative flammā flammīs
vocative flamma flammae

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ReferencesEdit

  • flamma” in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879.
  • flamma” in Félix Gaffiot (1934), Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Paris: Hachette.
  • Meissner, Carl; Auden, Henry William (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to be devoured by the flames: flammis corripi

SwedishEdit

NounEdit

flamma c

  1. a flame; a woman, a romance

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of flamma 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative flamma flamman flammor flammorna
Genitive flammas flammans flammors flammornas

VerbEdit

  1. blaze, flame
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