Hyle

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Ancient Greek Ὕλη (Húlē).

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Hylē f sg (genitive Hylēs); first declension

  1. A town of Boeotia whose location is uncertain
  2. A town of Locris

Declension[edit]

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

Case Singular
Nominative Hylē
Genitive Hylēs
Dative Hylae
Accusative Hylēn
Ablative Hylē
Vocative Hylē
Locative Hylae

References[edit]

  • Hyle in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Hyle in William Smith, editor (1854, 1857) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography, volume 1 & 2, London: Walton and Maberly