One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1Forming plural nouns used in names of animal and plant families and other groups.‘Felidae’‘Gymnospermae’
2Used instead of -as in the plural of many non-naturalized or unfamiliar nouns ending in -a derived from Latin or Greek.‘striae’‘larvae’
Latin plural suffix, or representing the Greek plural ending -ai.
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