cyclops

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin cyclops, from Ancient Greek κύκλωψ (kúklōps, Cyclops), from κύκλος (kúklos, circle) + ὤψ (ṓps, eye).

Noun[edit]

cyclops (plural cyclops or cyclopes or cyclopses)

  1. (Greek mythology, Roman mythology) A one-eyed giant from Greek and Roman mythology.
  2. A one-eyed creature of any species.

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek κύκλωψ (kúklōps, Cyclops), from κύκλος (kúklos, circle) + ὤψ (ṓps, eye).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cyclōps m (genitive cyclōpis); third declension

  1. A cyclops; a one-eyed giant from Greek and Roman mythology.

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative cyclōps cyclōpēs
genitive cyclōpis cyclōpum
dative cyclōpī cyclōpibus
accusative cyclōpem cyclōpēs
ablative cyclōpe cyclōpibus
vocative cyclōps cyclōpēs