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quelea

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EnglishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Latin quelea, coined as a specific name by Linnaeus, of uncertain etymology but possibly related to Late Latin qualea (quail).

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NounEdit

quelea (plural queleas)

  1. The African weaverbird (genus Quelea).

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ReferencesEdit

  • "quelea, n.", in the Oxford English Dictionary, Oxford: Oxford University Press.

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LatinEdit

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NounEdit

quelea f (genitive queleae); first declension

  1. (New Latin) quelea

InflectionEdit

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative quelea queleae
genitive queleae queleārum
dative queleae queleīs
accusative queleam queleās
ablative queleā queleīs
vocative quelea queleae