Guess the Word in Romlangs 2

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Sorry for the wait! Real life has kept me busy these past few weeks, and on top of that, I don't really have any properly developed romlangs to use in this thread. Here's what I've ended up throwing together:

Language: Generally Iberian
Word: cainlha netun
IPA: [ˈkãj̃ʎa neˈtũ]

Hopefully this is a suitable challenge - not too easy, not too hard.
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Is the second (selection of letters after the space/) word a noun?
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The second word technically is a noun, although here it's acting more like an adjective.
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shimobaatar wrote: 11 Sep 2020 01:42 Word: cainlha netun
IPA: [ˈkãj̃ʎa neˈtũ]
Exciting! [:D]

Does the first word descend from a first-declension Classical Latin noun?
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Jackk wrote: 11 Sep 2020 14:26
shimobaatar wrote: 11 Sep 2020 01:42 Word: cainlha netun
IPA: [ˈkãj̃ʎa neˈtũ]
Exciting! [:D]

Does the first word descend from a first-declension Classical Latin noun?
Thank you!

Yes, it does. [tick]
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Did the first noun have three syllables (including the -a ending) in Classical Latin?
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Jackk wrote: 12 Sep 2020 18:25 Did the first noun have three syllables (including the -a ending) in Classical Latin?
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Did it begin with <can->? In particular, is it related to canis "dog"?
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Jackk wrote: 12 Sep 2020 18:46 Did it begin with <can->? In particular, is it related to canis "dog"?
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Ooo! Is the phrase from sth like canicula Neptunis?
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Jackk wrote: 12 Sep 2020 19:27 Ooo! Is the phrase from sth like canicula Neptunis?
[tick] Wow, spot on! Yes, the first word is from canīcula/canīculam and the second is from Neptūnus/Neptūnum.
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shimobaatar wrote: 12 Sep 2020 19:33
Jackk wrote: 12 Sep 2020 19:27 Ooo! Is the phrase from sth like canicula Neptunis?
[tick] Wow, spot on! Yes, the first word is from canīcula/canīculam and the second is from Neptūnus/Neptūnum.
Is <netun> still a proper noun?
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Jackk wrote: 17 Sep 2020 11:29
shimobaatar wrote: 12 Sep 2020 19:33
Jackk wrote: 12 Sep 2020 19:27 Ooo! Is the phrase from sth like canicula Neptunis?
[tick] Wow, spot on! Yes, the first word is from canīcula/canīculam and the second is from Neptūnus/Neptūnum.
Is <netun> still a proper noun?
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Does it mean anything like "marine, maritime"? Not entirely sure what to make of a "sea heatwave"...

A hurricane?
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Jackk wrote: 18 Sep 2020 13:32 Does it mean anything like "marine, maritime"?
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Jackk wrote: 18 Sep 2020 13:32 Not entirely sure what to make of a "sea heatwave"...
[cross] You're on the wrong track assuming the first word means "heatwave".
Jackk wrote: 18 Sep 2020 13:32 A hurricane?
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Is it one of the satellites of the planet Neptune?


Is it a pinniped or cetacean?
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Does it means “the doldrums”?
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eldin raigmore wrote: 18 Sep 2020 14:29 Is it one of the satellites of the planet Neptune?
[cross] It has nothing to do with the planet Neptune.
eldin raigmore wrote: 18 Sep 2020 14:29 Is it a pinniped or cetacean?
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jimydog000 wrote: 18 Sep 2020 15:54Sailor
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qwed117 wrote: 18 Sep 2020 17:49 Does it means “the doldrums”?
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Does it have anything to do with water?
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