octans

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Latin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

octāns m (genitive octantis); third declension

  1. A measuring instrument, possibly similar to the nautical octant
  2. half a quadrant, an eighth part.

Inflection[edit]

Third declension i-stem.

Number Singular Plural
nominative octāns octantēs
genitive octantis octantium
dative octantī octantibus
accusative octantem octantēs
octantīs
ablative octante octantibus
vocative octāns octantēs

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