nex

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Adjective[edit]

nex

  1. (archaic) Alternative spelling of next

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *neḱ- (perish, disappear); see also Middle Welsh angheu (death), Breton ankou, Old Irish éc, Latin noxius (harmful), Latin noceō (I hurt, harm), Ancient Greek νέκυς (nékus, corpse), Old Persian [script needed] (vi-nathayatiy, he injures), Avestan [script needed] (nasyeiti, disappears), [script needed] (nasu-, corpse), Sanskrit नश्यति (naśyati, disappear, perish).

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Noun[edit]

nex f (genitive necis); third declension

  1. death, slaughter, violent death (as opposed to mors)

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative nex necēs
genitive necis necum
dative necī necibus
accusative necem necēs
ablative nece necibus
vocative nex necēs