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Ciconia

Ciconia

See also: ciconia

Translingual

Proper noun

Ciconia f

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Ciconiidae – the storks.

Hypernyms

Hyponyms

References

  • Gill, F. and Wright, M. (2006) Birds of the World: Recommended English Names, Princeton University Press, ISBN 978-0691128276

ciconia

ciconia

See also: Ciconia

Latin

cicōnia (a stork)

Noun

cicōnia f (genitive cicōniae); first declension

  1. stork
  2. a derisive gesture made with the fingers
  3. a T-shaped instrument used to measure depth of furrows
  4. a transverse pole, mounted on a post, for drawing water

Inflection

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative cicōnia cicōniae
genitive cicōniae cicōniārum
dative cicōniae cicōniīs
accusative cicōniam cicōniās
ablative cicōniā cicōniīs
vocative cicōnia cicōniae

Derived terms

  • cicōnīnus

Descendants

References