cylindrus

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek κύλινδρος (kúlindros).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cylindrus m (genitive cylindrī); second declension

  1. cylinder
  2. (by extension) a roller; a cylindrical stone for levelling the ground

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative cylindrus cylindrī
genitive cylindrī cylindrōrum
dative cylindrō cylindrīs
accusative cylindrum cylindrōs
ablative cylindrō cylindrīs
vocative cylindre cylindrī

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

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