bombus

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bombus

  1. conditional of bombi

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Ancient Greek βόμβος (bómbos).

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Noun[edit]

bombus m (genitive bombī); second declension

  1. A buzz or humming sound.

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative bombus bombī
genitive bombī bombōrum
dative bombō bombīs
accusative bombum bombōs
ablative bombō bombīs
vocative bombe bombī

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References[edit]

  • bombus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • bombus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “bombus”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • bombus” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)