Archimedes

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Learned borrowing from Latin Archimēdēs, from Ancient Greek Ἀρχιμήδης (Arkhimḗdēs).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • enPR: är′kə-mēʹdēz, IPA(key): /ˌɑɹ.kəˈmiː.diːz/
  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˌɑːkɪˈmiːdiːz/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˌɑːɹkɪˈmiːdiːz/
  • (Ghana) IPA(key): /ɐ.ˈkɪ.mi.diːz/

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Archimedes

  1. An Ancient Greek mathematician, physicist and engineer (c. 287–212 BCE).
  2. (astronomy) A large lunar impact crater on the eastern edges of the Mare Imbrium.

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Latin[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Ancient Greek Ἀρχιμήδης (Arkhimḗdēs).

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Archimēdēs m sg (genitive Archimēdis); third declension

  1. Archimedes
    1. A male given name of historical usage, notably borne by Archimedes of Syracuse (c. 287–212 BCE), Ancient Greek mathematician, physicist, and engineer from Syracuse in Sicily

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Third-declension noun, singular only.

Case Singular
Nominative Archimēdēs
Genitive Archimēdis
Archimēdī
Dative Archimēdī
Accusative Archimēdem
Archimēdēn
Ablative Archimēde
Vocative Archimēdēs

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Further reading[edit]

  • Archimedes”, in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • Archimedes in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré latin-français, Hachette, page 155/2
  • Archimedes in Georges, Karl Ernst; Georges, Heinrich (1913–1918) Ausführliches lateinisch-deutsches Handwörterbuch, volume 1, 8th edition, Hahnsche Buchhandlung, column 545

Polish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Learned borrowing from Latin Archimēdēs, from Ancient Greek Ἀρχιμήδης (Arkhimḗdēs).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ar.xiˈmɛ.dɛs/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɛdɛs
  • Syllabification: Ar‧chi‧me‧des

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Archimedes m pers

  1. (engineering, historical, mathematics, physics) Archimedes (Ancient Greek mathematician, physicist, and engineer)

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Archimedes m

  1. Pre-reform spelling (until Brazil 1943/Portugal 1911) of Arquimedes.