Herodes

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See also: herodes and Heródes

Czech[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Herodes m

  1. Herod

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the Ancient Greek Ἡρῴδης ‎(Hērōídēs).

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Hērōdēs m ‎(genitive Hērōdis); third declension

  1. A freedman of Atticus.
    • 68–43 BC, Marcus Tullius Cicero, Epistulae ad Atticum in M. Tulli Ciceronis Epistulae I: Epistulae ad Familiares (1901), ed. Louis Claude Purser, book VI, letter i, § 25:
      et heus tu! †genuarios† a Caesare per Herodem talenta Attica L extorsistis?
  2. Any one of several potentates of the Herodian dynasty, who held power to varying degrees in the Herodian Kingdom of Israel and its successor states from 37 BC until circa AD 93.
  3. Herodes Atticus (AD 101–177)

Declension[edit]

Third declension i-stem.

Case Singular
nominative Hērōdēs
genitive Hērōdis
dative Hērōdī
accusative Hērōdem
ablative Hērōde
vocative Hērōdēs

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Portuguese[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Herodes m

  1. Herod (king of Israel during Biblical times)

Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [e̞ˈɾo̞.ð̞e̞s]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin Hērōdēs, from Ancient Greek Ἡρώδης ‎(Hērṓdēs)

Proper noun[edit]

Herodes m

  1. Herod (king)