bilanx

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

bis (twice) +‎ lanx (scalepan)

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

bilanx (genitive bilancis); third declension

  1. (of a balance) having two scales

Declension[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative bilanx bilancēs bilancia
genitive bilancis bilancium
dative bilancī bilancibus
accusative bilancem bilanx bilancēs bilancia
ablative bilancī bilancibus
vocative bilanx bilancēs bilancia

References[edit]

Noun[edit]

bilanx f (genitive bilancis); third declension

  1. a balance with two scalepans

Alternative forms[edit]

Declension[edit]

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative bilanx bilancēs
genitive bilancis bilancum
dative bilancī bilancibus
accusative bilancem bilancēs
ablative bilance bilancibus
vocative bilanx bilancēs

References[edit]

  • bilanx in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • bĭlanx” on page 218/1 of Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • Jan Frederik Niermeyer, Mediae Latinitatis Lexicon Minus : Lexique Latin Médiéval–Français/Anglais : A Medieval Latin–French/English Dictionary, fascicle I (1976), page 98/2, “bilanx”, subst.