Tripolis

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German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Tripolis n ‎(genitive Tripolis')

  1. Tripoli (capital of Libya)

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek Τρίπολις ‎(Trípolis).

Proper noun[edit]

Tripolis f ‎(genitive Tripolis or Tripoleos); third declension

  1. Tripoli (city in modern Libya)
  2. Tripoli (city in modern Lebanon)
  3. Tripoli (city in Thessaly, modern Greece)
  4. The name of several settlements in the Hellenistic world.

Declension[edit]

Third declension, with locative.

Case Singular
nominative Tripolis
genitive Tripolis
Tripoleos
dative Tripolī
accusative Tripolim
Tripolin
ablative Tripolī
vocative Tripolis
Tripolī
locative Tripolī

Note: Tripoleos is only attested postclassically.

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