Sybaris

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Borrowed from Latin Sybaris, from Ancient Greek Σύβαρις (Súbaris).

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Sybaris

  1. An ancient Greek colony in south Italy, notable for the luxury of its inhabitants.

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek Σύβαρις (Súbaris).

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Proper noun[edit]

Sybaris m sg (genitive Sybaris); third declension

  1. A river in Bruttium that flows into the Ionian Sea, now the river Coscile

Declension[edit]

Third-declension noun (i-stem, accusative singular in -im or -in, ablative singular in ).

Case Singular
Nominative Sybaris
Genitive Sybaris
Dative Sybarī
Accusative Sybarim
Sybarin
Ablative Sybarī
Vocative Sybaris

Proper noun[edit]

Sybaris f sg (genitive Sybaris); third declension

  1. A city of Magna Graecia, notable for the luxury of its inhabitants

Declension[edit]

Third-declension noun (i-stem, accusative singular in -im or -in, ablative singular in ), with locative.

Case Singular
Nominative Sybaris
Genitive Sybaris
Dative Sybarī
Accusative Sybarim
Sybarin
Ablative Sybarī
Vocative Sybaris
Locative Sybarī

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