Cnidus

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the Latin Cnidus, from the Ancient Greek Κνίδος (Knídos).

Proper noun[edit]

Cnidus

  1. Alternative spelling of Knidos

Latin[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the Ancient Greek Κνίδος (Knídos).

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Cnidus f sg (genitive Cnidī); second declension

  1. Knidos (a Doric city in Caria, celebrated for its statue of Venus, the workmanship of Praxiteles)

Declension[edit]

Second-declension noun, with locative.

Case Singular
Nominative Cnidus
Genitive Cnidī
Dative Cnidō
Accusative Cnidum
Ablative Cnidō
Vocative Cnide
Locative Cnidī

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • English: Cnidus
  • French: Cnide

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