augites

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

augites

  1. plural of augite

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Ancient Greek αὐγῑ́της ‎(augī́tēs, a precious stone), probably from αὖγος ‎(aûgos, morning light, dawn) + -ῑ́της ‎(-ī́tēs).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

augītēs m ‎(genitive augītae); first declension

  1. A kind of precious stone, often thought to be turquoise

Inflection[edit]

First declension, masculine Greek type with nominative singular in -ēs.

Case Singular Plural
nominative augītēs augītae
genitive augītae augītārum
dative augītae augītīs
accusative augītēn augītās
ablative augītē augītīs
vocative augītē augītae

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