Thucydides

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek Θουκυδίδης (Thoukudídēs), from θεός (theós, god) + κῦδος (kûdos, glory).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /θjuːˈsɪdɪdiːz/

Proper noun[edit]

Thucydides

  1. (c. 460 BCE – c. 395 BCE) A great ancient Greek historian and author of the History of the Peloponnesian War, which recounts the 5th century BCE war between Sparta and Athens to the year 411 BCE.

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Ancient Greek Θουκυδίδης (Thoukudídēs).

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Thūcȳdidēs m (genitive Thūcȳdidis); third declension

  1. A celebrated Greek historian
  2. An Athenian statesman

Declension[edit]

Third declension.

Case Singular
nominative Thūcȳdidēs
genitive Thūcȳdidis
dative Thūcȳdidī
accusative Thūcȳdidem
ablative Thūcȳdide
vocative Thūcȳdidēs

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Proper noun[edit]

Thucydides m

  1. Obsolete spelling of Tucídides