gibber

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English[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

uncertain, see gibberish

Noun[edit]

gibber (plural gibbers)

  1. Gibberish, unintelligible speech.

Verb[edit]

gibber (third-person singular simple present gibbers, present participle gibbering, simple past and past participle gibbered)

  1. To jabber, talk rapidly and unintelligibly or incoherently.

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Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

gibber (plural gibbers)

  1. A boulder, a stone.
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Etymology 3[edit]

gib +‎ -er

Noun[edit]

gibber (plural gibbers)

  1. A balky horse.
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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


Latin[edit]

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Adjective[edit]

gibber m (feminine gibbera, neuter gibberum); first/second declension

  1. humpbacked, hunchbacked

Inflection[edit]

First/second declension, masculine nominative singular in -er.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative gibber gibbera gibberum gibberī gibberae gibbera
genitive gibberī gibberae gibberī gibberōrum gibberārum gibberōrum
dative gibberō gibberae gibberō gibberīs gibberīs gibberīs
accusative gibberum gibberam gibberum gibberōs gibberās gibbera
ablative gibberō gibberā gibberō gibberīs gibberīs gibberīs
vocative gibber gibbera gibberum gibberī gibberae gibbera

Noun[edit]

gibber m (genitive gibberis); third declension

  1. a hump, hunch on the back

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative gibber gibberēs
genitive gibberis gibberum
dative gibberī gibberibus
accusative gibberem gibberēs
ablative gibbere gibberibus
vocative gibber gibberēs

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