nymphe

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

nymphe (plural nymphes or nymphæ)

  1. (rare or archaic) Alternative spelling of nymph.

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French nimphe, borrowed from Latin nympha or nymphe (nymph), from Ancient Greek νύμφη (numphē, young woman, nymph).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /nɛ̃f/
  • (file)
  • Homophone: nymphes
  • Hyphenation: nymphe

Noun[edit]

nymphe f (plural nymphes)

  1. nymph

Latin[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek νύμφη (nymphē, bride, nymph)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

nymphē f (genitive nymphēs); first declension

  1. Alternative form of nympha.

Inflection[edit]

First declension, Greek type.

Number Singular Plural
nominative nymphē nymphae
genitive nymphēs nymphārum
dative nymphae nymphīs
accusative nymphēn nymphās
ablative nymphē nymphīs
vocative nymphē nymphae