stibium

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin stibium, antimony, which was imported from Ancient Greek στίβι (stíbi), a variant of στίμμι (stímmi) and originated in Egyptian
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Noun[edit]

stibium (uncountable)

  1. antimony
  2. kohl: stibnite used in ancient Egypt and Rome for eye cosmetics.

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Dutch[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Hyphenation: sti‧bi‧um

Noun[edit]

stibium n (uncountable)

  1. antimony

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Latin[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek στίβι (stíbi).

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Noun[edit]

stibium n (genitive stibiī); second declension

  1. antimony
  2. kohl, stibnite

Inflection[edit]

Second declension neuter.

Number Singular Plural
nominative stibium stibia
genitive stibiī stibiōrum
dative stibiō stibiīs
accusative stibium stibia
ablative stibiō stibiīs
vocative stibium stibia