Metamorphoses

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Ancient Greek μετᾰμορφώσεις (metamorphṓseis), plural of μετᾰμόρφωσῐς (metamórphōsis).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Classical) IPA(key): /me.ta.morˈpʰoː.seːs/, [mɛ.ta.mɔrˈpʰoː.seːs]

Proper noun[edit]

Metamorphōsēs f pl (genitive Metamorphōseōn); third declension

  1. the name of a narrative poem by Ovid
    • (Can we find and add a quotation of Quintilian to this entry?)

Declension[edit]

Third declension.

Case Plural
nominative Metamorphōsēs
genitive Metamorphōseōn
dative Metamorphōsesin
Metamorphōsibus
accusative Metamorphōseis
ablative Metamorphōsesin
Metamorphōsibus
vocative Metamorphōsēs

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