robur

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Named for its reddish hardwood, from ruber

Noun[edit]

rōbur n (genitive rōboris); third declension

  1. a kind of hard oak
  2. hardness
  3. strength
  4. stronghold

Inflection[edit]

Third declension neuter.

Number Singular Plural
nominative rōbur rōbora
genitive rōboris rōborum
dative rōborī rōboribus
accusative rōbur rōbora
ablative rōbore rōboribus
vocative rōbur rōbora

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References[edit]

  • robur in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879