bilanx

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

bis (twice) +‎ lanx (scalepan)

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

bilanx m, f, n (genitive bilancis); third declension

  1. (of a balance) having two scales

Declension[edit]

Third declension, neuter nominative singular like masculine/feminine.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative bilanx bilanx bilancēs bilancia
genitive bilancis bilancis bilancium bilancium
dative bilancī bilancī bilancibus bilancibus
accusative bilancem bilanx bilancēs bilancia
ablative bilancī bilancī bilancibus bilancibus
vocative bilanx bilanx bilancēs bilancia

References[edit]

  • bĭlanx in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879
  • Jan Frederik Niermeyer, Mediae Latinitatis Lexicon Minus : Lexique Latin Médiéval–Français/Anglais : A Medieval Latin–French/English Dictionary, fascicle I (1976), page 98/2, “bilanx”, adj.

Noun[edit]

bilanx f (genitive bilancis); third declension

  1. a balance with two scalepans

Alternative forms[edit]

Declension[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative bilanx bilancēs
genitive bilancis bilancum
dative bilancī bilancibus
accusative bilancem bilancēs
ablative bilance bilancibus
vocative bilanx bilancēs

References[edit]

  • bĭlanx” on page 218/1 of Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • Jan Frederik Niermeyer, Mediae Latinitatis Lexicon Minus : Lexique Latin Médiéval–Français/Anglais : A Medieval Latin–French/English Dictionary, fascicle I (1976), page 98/2, “bilanx”, subst.