Lamia

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See also: lamia, lamía, làmia, lâmia, and łamią

English[edit]

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Lamia

  1. A city in Greece.

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French[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Lamia

  1. Lamia

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Latin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

(Classical) IPA(key): /ˈla.mi.a/, [ˈɫa.mi.a]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Lamus, king of the Laestrygonians.

Proper noun[edit]

Lamia m sg (genitive Lamiae); first declension

  1. A Roman cognomen — famously held by:
    1. Lucius Aelius Lamia, a Roman consul
Declension[edit]

First-declension noun, singular only.

Case Singular
Nominative Lamia
Genitive Lamiae
Dative Lamiae
Accusative Lamiam
Ablative Lamiā
Vocative Lamia
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Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowed from Ancient Greek Λαμία (Lamía).

Proper noun[edit]

Lamia f sg (genitive Lamiae); first declension

  1. A city of Phthiotis situated on a plain
Declension[edit]

First-declension noun, with locative, singular only.

Case Singular
Nominative Lamia
Genitive Lamiae
Dative Lamiae
Accusative Lamiam
Ablative Lamiā
Vocative Lamia
Locative Lamiae

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