cauma

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Latin cauma (heat), from Ancient Greek καῦμα (kaûma, heat, especially of the sun). Probably a doublet of calm.

Noun[edit]

cauma

  1. Great heat, as of the body in fever.

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek καῦμα (kaûma, heat, especially of the sun).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cauma n (genitive caumatis); third declension

  1. heat
  2. (by extension) heat of the day

Inflection[edit]

Third declension neuter.

Case Singular Plural
nominative cauma caumata
genitive caumatis caumatum
dative caumatī caumatibus
accusative cauma caumata
ablative caumate caumatibus
vocative cauma caumata

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