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mellifer

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From mel (honey) + ferō (bear, carry)

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AdjectiveEdit

mellifer m (feminine mellifera, neuter melliferum); first/second declension

  1. honey-bearing, honey-producing, melliferous

InflectionEdit

First/second declension, masculine nominative singular in -er.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative mellifer mellifera melliferum melliferī melliferae mellifera
genitive melliferī melliferae melliferī melliferōrum melliferārum melliferōrum
dative melliferō melliferae melliferō melliferīs melliferīs melliferīs
accusative melliferum melliferam melliferum melliferōs melliferās mellifera
ablative melliferō melliferā melliferō melliferīs melliferīs melliferīs
vocative mellifer mellifera melliferum melliferī melliferae mellifera

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ReferencesEdit

  • mellifer” in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879.