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EtymologyEdit

From Latin hirundō.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /hiˈrundo/
  • Hyphenation: hi‧run‧do

NounEdit

hirundo (accusative singular hirundon, plural hirundoj, accusative plural hirundojn)

  1. swallow (bird)

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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Esperanto hirundoLatin hirundōFrench hirondelleItalian irondineSpanish golondrina.

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hirundo (plural hirundi)

  1. swallow (bird)
 
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EtymologyEdit

Possibly related to hirrio due to its sound, or related to harundo because of its forked tail. Compare Ancient Greek χελῑδών (khelīdṓn).

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NounEdit

hirundō f (genitive hirundinis); third declension

  1. swallow (bird)
  2. flying fish

DeclensionEdit

Third-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative hirundō hirundinēs
Genitive hirundinis hirundinum
Dative hirundinī hirundinibus
Accusative hirundinem hirundinēs
Ablative hirundine hirundinibus
Vocative hirundō hirundinēs

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