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cauda

cauda

Dalmatian

Noun

cauda f

  1. tail

Latin

Etymology

From Proto-Indo-European - compare Lithuanian kuodas (tuft).[1]

Alternative forms

Pronunciation

Noun

cauda f (genitive caudae); first declension

  1. A tail (of an animal)

Inflection

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative cauda caudae
genitive caudae caudārum
dative caudae caudīs
accusative caudam caudās
ablative caudā caudīs
vocative cauda caudae

Antonyms

Derived terms

Descendants

Mostly from the form cōda

See also


References

  1. Study of Language, Motilal Banarsidass Publ., 1994

Portuguese

cauda

Etymology

From Old Portuguese, a borrowing from Latin cauda. See also cola, inherited from the same origin.

Pronunciation

Noun

cauda f

  1. tail.

Synonyms

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