English [ edit ]
Proper noun [ edit ]
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Phosphorus ( “ the planet Venus, as the morning star ” )
, 1850 [Alfred, Lord Tennyson], , London: In Memoriam Edward Moxon, [ … ] , , canto IX: →OCLC All night no ruder air perplex Thy sliding keel, till Phosphor, bright As our pure love, thro’ early light Shall glimmer on the dewy decks.
, 1960 John Barth, , Garden City, NY: Doubleday, The Sot-Weed Factor , →OCLC page : 518 Anna likened you to Phosphor, the morning star, and herself to Hesper, the mortal star of evening, and when I told her those twin stars were one and the same, and not a star at all but the planet Venus, [… ] For more quotations using this term, see Citations:Phosphor.
Pronunciation [ edit ]
Phosphor ( m , strong genitive , Phosphors no plural)
Declension [ edit ]
Phosphor [ sg-only, masculine, strong]
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Further reading [ edit ]
Phosphor” in Duden online “ Phosphor” in Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache
Luxembourgish [ edit ]
Phosphor ( ? ) uncountable