Tripolis

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German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Tripolis n ‎(genitive Tripoliss)

  1. Tripoli (capital of Libya)


This German entry was created from the translations listed at Tripoli. It may be less reliable than other entries, and may be missing parts of speech or additional senses. Please also see Tripolis in the German Wiktionary. This notice will be removed when the entry is checked. (more information) August 2010


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.

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

Note: Tripoleos is only attested postclassically.