bubones

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Latin[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Medieval Latin; from Ancient Greek βουβών (boubṓn, groin, swelling).

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Noun[edit]

būbōnēs m pl (genitive būbōnum); third declension

  1. (Medieval Latin, plural only) buboes; inflamed swellings of the lymph nodes.

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Case Plural
nominative būbōnēs
genitive būbōnum
dative būbōnibus
accusative būbōnēs
ablative būbōnibus
vocative būbōnēs

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References[edit]

  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “bubones”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre

Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

bubones m pl

  1. plural of bubón