cubus

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek κύβος (kúbos)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cubus m (genitive cubī); second declension

  1. A mass, quantity

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative cubus cubī
genitive cubī cubōrum
dative cubō cubīs
accusative cubum cubōs
ablative cubō cubīs
vocative cube cubī

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • cubus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • cubus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • cubus” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • cubus in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • cubus in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin
  • cube in The Century Dictionary, The Century Co., New York, 1911

Old Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

com- (mutual, equal) +‎ fis (knowledge)

Noun[edit]

cubus m (genitive cuibse or cubais, nominative plural cuibse)

  1. conscience

Inflection[edit]

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

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Antonyms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

  • cuibsech (conscientious, scrupulous, upright)