buxis

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek πυξίς (puxís, box).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

buxis m (genitive buxidis); third declension

  1. (Late Latin) a box

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative buxis buxidēs
genitive buxidis buxidum
dative buxidī buxidibus
accusative buxidem buxidēs
ablative buxide buxidibus
vocative buxis buxidēs

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

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