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How to identify a noun as the first declension.

You can identify a noun as the first declension by looking at the second dictionary listing. The second dictionary listing (aka the genitive case) will end with -ae. Most first declension are feminine but there are a few exceptions.

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agricola, agricolae (m.)

farmer

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aqua, aquae (f.)

water

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fēmina, fēminae (f.)

woman

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fortūna, fortūnae (f.)

fortune, chance, luck

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nauta, nautae (m.)

sailor

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pecūnia, pecūniae (f.)

money, property

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rosa, rosae (f.)

rose

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lūna, lūnae (f.)

moon

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nātūra, nātūrae (f.)

nature

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puella, puellae (f.)

girl

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cēna, cēnae (f.)

dinner

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dea, deae (f.)

goddess

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fābula, fābulae (f.)

story

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silva, silvae (f.)

forest, woods

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turba, turbae (f.)

crowd

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via, viae (f.)

road,way

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cūra, cūrae (f.)

care, anxiety

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sapientia, sapientiae (f.)

wisdom

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terra, terrae (f.)

land, earth, soil, country

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fāma, fāmae (f.)

fame, report, reputation, rumor

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fīlia, fīliae (f.)

daughter

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īra, īrae (f.)

anger

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Ītalia, Ītaliae (f.)

Italy

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rēgīna, rēgīnae (f.)

queen

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vīta, vītae (f.)

life

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littera, litterae (f.)

letter (of the alphabet), letter, literature

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lacrima, lacrimae (f.)

tear

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patria, patriae (m.)

fatherland, country

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poēta, poētae (m.)

poet

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causa, causae (f.)

cause, reason

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grātia, grātiae (f.)

grace, favor, kindness gratitude

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hōra, hōrae (f.)

hour, season

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epistula, epistulae (f.)

letter

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Rōma, Rōmae (f.)

Rome

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unda, undae (f.)

wave, water sea

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Gallia, Galliae (f.)

Gaul

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prōvincia, prōvinciae (f.)

province