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EtymologyEdit

From Latin grandis. Compare also Venetian grando.

AdjectiveEdit

grando

  1. big, large
  2. great

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *greh₃d-.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

grandō f (genitive grandinis); third declension

  1. hail, hailstorm
  2. (figuratively) great quantity, multitude

DeclensionEdit

Third-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative grandō grandinēs
Genitive grandinis grandinum
Dative grandinī grandinibus
Accusative grandinem grandinēs
Ablative grandine grandinibus
Vocative grandō grandinēs

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Aromanian: grãndini, grindinã
  • Asturian: granizu (possibly, unlikely)
  • Galician: graínzo (possibly, unlikely)
  • Italian: grandine
  • Occitan: granissa (possibly, unlikely)
  • Portuguese: granizo (through Spanish)

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