Thermus

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Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek θερμός (thermós, hot).

Proper noun[edit]

Thermus m

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Thermaceae – bacteria that can tolerate high temperatures.

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Probably from Ancient Greek θερμός (thermós, warm).

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Thermus m sg (genitive Thermī); second declension

  1. A Roman cognomen — famously held by:
    1. Quintus Minucius Thermus, a Roman consul

Declension[edit]

Second-declension noun, singular only.

Case Singular
Nominative Thermus
Genitive Thermī
Dative Thermō
Accusative Thermum
Ablative Thermō
Vocative Therme

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