cuprum

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Etymology[edit]

A borrowing from Ancient Greek Κύπρος (Kúpros, Cyprus), from the large reserves of the metal found on the island.

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Noun[edit]

cuprum n (genitive cuprī); second declension

  1. copper (the metal)

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative cūprum cūpra
genitive cūprī cūprōrum
dative cūprō cūprīs
accusative cūprum cūpra
ablative cūprō cūprīs
vocative cūprum cūpra

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