ibis

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English[edit]

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3 ibis

Etymology[edit]

From Latin ībis, from Ancient Greek ἶβις (îbis), from Egyptian

h b G26

hby (hîbu) (compare Coptic ϩⲓⲃⲱⲓ (hibôi) or ϩⲓⲡ (hip)).

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Noun[edit]

ibis (plural ibises or ibides or ibes)

  1. Any of various long-legged wading birds in the family Threskiornithidae. They have long downcurved bills used to probe the mud for prey such as crustaceans.
    • 1851, Herman Melville, Moby-Dick, Chapter 1
      It is out of the idolatrous dotings of the old Egyptians upon broiled ibis and roasted river horse, that you see the mummies of those creatures in their huge bake-houses the pyramids.

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Catalan[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin ībis, from Ancient Greek ἶβις (îbis), from Egyptian

h b G26

hby (hîbu).

Noun[edit]

ibis m (plural ibis)

  1. ibis

French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ibis m (plural ibis)

  1. ibis

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Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

ibis m (invariable)

  1. ibis

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Latin[edit]

ībis

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Ancient Greek ἶβις (îbis), from Egyptian hby:

h b Z4 G26

Noun[edit]

ībis f (genitive ībis); third declension

  1. ibis (wading bird)
Inflection[edit]

Third declension i-stem.

Number Singular Plural
nominative ībis ībēs
genitive ībis ībium
dative ībī ībibus
accusative ībem ībēs
ībīs
ablative ībe ībibus
vocative ībis ībēs
Descendants[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Inflected form of (go, proceed).

Verb[edit]

ībis

  1. second-person singular future active indicative of

Old Irish[edit]

Verb[edit]

ibis

  1. third-person singular preterite absolute of ibid

Polish[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ibis m

  1. ibis (bird)

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Tagalog[edit]

Noun[edit]

ibis

  1. pagkaibis : relief from pain

Verb[edit]

ibis

  1. maibsan : to be relieved from
  2. ibisan : to unload