See also: Monoceros

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EtymologyEdit

From Old French monoceros, from Latin monoceros.

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monoceros ‎(plural monoceroses)

  1. (obsolete) a unicorn
  2. (obsolete) a narwhal

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek μονόκερως(monókerōs, having one horn), from μόνος(mónos, one) + κέρας(kéras, horn).

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NounEdit

monocerōs m ‎(genitive monocerōtis); third declension

  1. A unicorn
  2. (New Latin) Used attributively as a specific epithet; one-horned.

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