noxa

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European suffixed o-grade *noks- of *neḱ- (perish, disappear); see also Middle Welsh angheu (death), Breton ankou, Old Irish éc, Latin noxius (harmful), Latin nocere (to hurt, harm), Latin nex (murder, violent death) (as opposed to mors), Old Persian [script needed] (vi-nathayatiy, he injures), Avestan [script needed] (nasiieiti, disappears), [script needed] (nasu-, corpse), Sanskrit नश्यति (naśyati, disappear, perish).

Noun[edit]

noxa f (genitive noxae); first declension

  1. hurt, harm, injury
  2. fault, offence, crime

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative noxa noxae
genitive noxae noxārum
dative noxae noxīs
accusative noxam noxās
ablative noxā noxīs
vocative noxa noxae