corymbus

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin corymbus

Noun[edit]

corymbus (plural corymbi)

  1. (historical) A topknot anciently worn by girls in their hair.

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Ancient Greek κόρυμβος (kórumbos, peak, summit; cluster of fruit; necklace), from κορυφή (koruphḗ, head, top, skull).

Noun[edit]

corymbus m (genitive corymbī); second declension

  1. cluster of fruit or flowers

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative corymbus corymbī
Genitive corymbī corymbōrum
Dative corymbō corymbīs
Accusative corymbum corymbōs
Ablative corymbō corymbīs
Vocative corymbe corymbī

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