cenit

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Czech[edit]

Verb[edit]

cenit impf

  1. to value, to prize

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Noun[edit]

cenit n (indeclinable)

  1. (Medieval Latin, astronomy) zenith (point in the sky vertically above a given position or observer)
    • (Can we find and add a quotation of Plato Tiburtinus to this entry?)
    • (Can we find and add a quotation of Frederick II, Holy Roman Emperor to this entry?)
    • For usage examples of this term, see Citations:cenit.

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References[edit]

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

Middle English[edit]

Noun[edit]

cenit

  1. Alternative spelling of cenyth

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Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

cenit m (oblique plural ceniz or cenitz, nominative singular ceniz or cenitz, nominative plural cenit)

  1. zenith (point in the sky vertically above a given position or observer)

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  • Middle French: ?

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Etymology[edit]

From Arabic; see zenith.

Noun[edit]

cenit m (plural cenites)

  1. zenith

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