Demosthenes

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin Dēmosthenēs, from Ancient Greek Δημοσθένης (Dēmosthénēs).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /dɪˈmɒsθəniːz/

Proper noun[edit]

Demosthenes

  1. An Ancient Greek male given name, famously borne by Demosthenes, the Athenian statesman and orator of 4th century BC.

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Further reading[edit]

  • Demosthenic in The Century Dictionary, The Century Co., New York, 1911

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek Δημοσθένης (Dēmosthénēs).

Proper noun[edit]

Dēmosthenēs m (genitive Dēmosthenis); third declension

  1. a prominent Greek statesman and orator

Declension[edit]

Third declension.

Case Singular
Nominative Dēmosthenēs
Genitive Dēmosthenis
Dative Dēmosthenī
Accusative Dēmosthenem
Ablative Dēmosthene
Vocative Dēmosthenēs

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