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Etymology 1Edit

 
lūcerna cum mergulō (lamp with wick)

Diminutive from mergō(immerse, dip) +‎ -ulus.

NounEdit

mergulus m ‎(genitive mergulī); second declension

  1. wick of a lamp
InflectionEdit

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative mergulus mergulī
genitive mergulī mergulōrum
dative mergulō mergulīs
accusative mergulum mergulōs
ablative mergulō mergulīs
vocative mergule mergulī
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Etymology 2Edit

 
mergus cum mergulō (diver with chick)

Diminutive from mergus(diver, loon) +‎ -ulus, from mergō(dive, plunge).

NounEdit

mergulus m ‎(genitive mergulī); second declension

  1. small diver, loon (kind of waterfowl)
InflectionEdit

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative mergulus mergulī
genitive mergulī mergulōrum
dative mergulō mergulīs
accusative mergulum mergulōs
ablative mergulō mergulīs
vocative mergule mergulī
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