Tiberias

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin Tiberias with genitive form Tiberiadis, after the Emperor Tiberius.

Proper noun[edit]

Tiberias

  1. a town on the Sea of Galilee in Israel

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Particularly: “From the Ancient Greek Τιβεριάς (Tiberiás)?”

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Tiberias f (genitive Tiberiadis); third declension

  1. Tiberias (a town in Galilee)
    • (Can we find and add a quotation of Pliny the Elder to this entry?)

Declension[edit]

Third declension, with locative.

Case Singular
nominative Tiberias
genitive Tiberiadis
dative Tiberiadī
accusative Tiberiadem
ablative Tiberiade
vocative Tiberias
locative Tiberiade

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References[edit]

  • Tĭbĕrĭăs” on page 1,574/1 of Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)