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.

Number 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 & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879
  • 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 singular cuibse, later sometimes cubais, nominative and accusative plural cuibse)

  1. conscience

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Derived terms[edit]

  • cuibsech (conscientious, scrupulous, upright)