Elephantine

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek Ἐλεφαντίνη (Elephantínē).

Proper noun[edit]

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Elephantine

  1. An island in the river Nile, and the ancient city that occupied it.

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Adjective[edit]

Elephantine (not comparable)

  1. Of, from, or pertaining to Elephantine or the Elephantine people.

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek Ἐλεφαντίνη (Elephantínē).

Proper noun[edit]

Elephantīnē f sg (genitive Elephantīnēs); first declension

  1. Elephantine (ancient island city in Egypt)

Declension[edit]

First-declension noun (Greek-type), with locative, singular only.

Case Singular
Nominative Elephantīnē
Genitive Elephantīnēs
Dative Elephantīnae
Accusative Elephantīnēn
Ablative Elephantīnē
Vocative Elephantīnē
Locative Elephantīnae

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