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Re: Latin name question



> >From: "Rob Gay" <rob_redwing@hotmail.com>
> >Reply-To: rob_redwing@hotmail.com
> >To: dinosaur@usc.edu
> >Subject: Latin name question
> >Date: Tue, 20 Mar 2001 20:02:55
> ><snip> With a name ending in an e, how would one
make
> that plural in Latin? <snip>

It depends on the word, but if it's a word in the
third declension (I think it's third I'm thinking
of...), and it ends in "e" it would be the Ablative
case, so then the plural form would end in "-ibus".
Finally six years of Latin is coming in handy... 

:)

-Taormina Lepore








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