Athos

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek Ἄθως (Áthōs).

Pronunciation[edit]

IPA(key): /ˈæ.θɒs/

Proper noun[edit]

Athos

  1. (Greek mythology) one of the Gigantes
  2. A peninsula in Greece containing Mount Athos

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Latin[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Ancient Greek Ἄθως (Áthōs).

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Athōs m (genitive Athō); irregular declension

  1. the mountain Athos

Declension[edit]

Second declension, Greek type.
Case Singular
nominative Athōs
genitive Athō
dative Athō
accusative Athō
Athōn
ablative Athō
vocative Athōs
  Third declension.
Case Singular
nominative Athō
Athōn
genitive Athōnis
dative
accusative Athōna
Athōnem
ablative Athōne
vocative Athō
Athōn

References[edit]

  • Athos in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • Athos” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
    Atho, Athon” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • Athos in William Smith, editor (1854, 1857) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography, volume 1 & 2, London: Walton and Maberly
  • Athos” in Karl Ernst Georges, Ausführliches lateinisch-deutsches Handwörterbuch
  • Athos” in PONS Latein-Deutsch
  • Hermann Venedig: Die lateinische Formenlehre, nach den besten neueren Latinisten. Wien, 1845, page 10
  • Athos” on page 196/3 of the Oxford Latin Dictionary (1st ed., 1968–82)