Tiberis

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Two possibilities are:

  • From Proto-Italic *Tiβeris. Cognate with Faliscan *Tiferis (nb. Etruscan praenomen Thefarie < Faliscan *Tiferios '(He) from the Tiber', equivalent to Latin Tiberius).[1]
  • From Celtic *dubro (river). See Dover.

Alternative forms[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Tiberis m (genitive Tiberis); third declension

  1. The Tiber river, which flows through Rome
  2. genitive singular of Tiberis
  3. vocative singular of Tiberis

Inflection[edit]

Third declension i-stem, alternative accusative singular in -im and ablative singular in .

Number Singular
nominative Tiberis
genitive Tiberis
dative Tiberī
accusative Tiberim
ablative Tiberī
vocative Tiberis

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ The Latin Dialect of the Ager Faliscus: 150 Years of Scholarship, vol 1 (2009), p.73