Delos

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See also: dēlos

English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Ancient Greek Δῆλος (Dêlos).

Proper noun[edit]

Delos

  1. An island in the Cyclades, Greece.
    • 2010, Lewis Richard Farnell, The Cults of the Greek States (page 108)
      We may also conclude that as it was the Ionic γένη of the Attic tetrapolis who in the main achieved the Ionization of Athens, so it was a branch of this same stock that settled at Delos []
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Etymology 2[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Delos

  1. plural of Delo

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Latin[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek Δῆλος (Dêlos).

Proper noun[edit]

Dēlos f sg (genitive Dēlī); second declension

  1. Delos

Declension[edit]

Second-declension noun (Greek-type), singular only.

Case Singular
Nominative Dēlos
Genitive Dēlī
Dative Dēlō
Accusative Dēlon
Ablative Dēlō
Vocative Dēle

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Descendants[edit]

  • English: Delos
  • French: Délos
  • Italian: Delo

References[edit]

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