Cyzicus

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin Cȳzicus, from Ancient Greek Κύζικος (Kúzikos).

Proper noun[edit]

Cyzicus

  1. An ancient Greek town of Mysia in Anatolia, in modern Balıkesir Province, Turkey.

Latin[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek Κῡ́ζικος (Kū́zikos).

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Cȳzicus f sg (genitive Cȳzicī); second declension

  1. Cyzicus (an ancient Greek town of Mysia in Anatolia, in modern Turkey)

Declension[edit]

Second-declension noun, with locative, singular only.

Case Singular
Nominative Cȳzicus
Genitive Cȳzicī
Dative Cȳzicō
Accusative Cȳzicum
Ablative Cȳzicō
Vocative Cȳzice
Locative Cȳzicī

Descendants[edit]

  • Italian: Cizico

References[edit]

  • Cȳzĭcus”, in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • Cyzicus in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré latin-français, Hachette