ephebus

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Latin[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ἔφηβος (éphēbos, adolescent).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ephēbus m (genitive ephēbī); second declension

  1. youth (aged about eighteen to twenty years)

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative ephēbus ephēbī
genitive ephēbī ephēbōrum
dative ephēbō ephēbīs
accusative ephēbum ephēbōs
ablative ephēbō ephēbīs
vocative ephēbe ephēbī

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

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