Bootes

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See also: bootes and Boötes

German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈboːtəs/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

Bootes

  1. genitive singular of Boot

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Proper noun[edit]

Bootes m

  1. (astronomy) Boötes (a constellation)

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Latin[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Ancient Greek Βοώτης (Boṓtēs).

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Boōtēs m sg (genitive Boōtae); first declension

  1. Boötes, the constellation.

Usage notes[edit]

  • Sometimes written Boötes, with a diaeresis.

Declension[edit]

First-declension noun (masculine Greek-type with nominative singular in -ēs), singular only.

Case Singular
Nominative Boōtēs
Genitive Boōtae
Dative Boōtae
Accusative Boōtēn
Ablative Boōtē
Vocative Boōtē

Descendants[edit]

  • Dutch: Boötes
  • English: Boötes

References[edit]

  • Bootes in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • Bootes in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette