Sophus

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See also: sophos and sophus

English[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Sophus

  1. A male given name.

References[edit]

  • Sophus’ in Behind the Name, Mike Campbell, 1996.

Anagrams[edit]


Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

A less common spelling of Sofus, from the Latin cognomen Sophus, from Ancient Greek meaning "wisdom"; a masculine equivalent of Sophia.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /soːfus/, [ˈsoːfus]

Proper noun[edit]

Sophus c

  1. A male given name.

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From sophus (wise, sage).

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Sophus m (genitive Sophī); second declension

  1. A Roman cognomen — famously held by:
    1. Publius Sempronius Sophus, a Roman consul

Declension[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular
nominative Sophus
genitive Sophī
dative Sophō
accusative Sophum
ablative Sophō
vocative Sophe

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