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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

Medieval Latin, compare Italian melanzana. From Byzantine Greek μελιτζάνα(melitzána), from Arabic باذنجان, from Persian بادنجان.

NounEdit

mēlongena f ‎(genitive mēlongenae); first declension

  1. (Medieval Latin) aubergine

InflectionEdit

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative mēlongena mēlongenae
genitive mēlongenae mēlongenārum
dative mēlongenae mēlongenīs
accusative mēlongenam mēlongenās
ablative mēlongenā mēlongenīs
vocative mēlongena mēlongenae

DescendantsEdit