febris

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Esperanto[edit]

Verb[edit]

febris

  1. past of febri

Ido[edit]

Verb[edit]

febris

  1. past of febrar

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *dʰegʷʰris, an extension of the root *dʰegʷʰ- (to burn, warm). Cognate with februum, foveō, Ancient Greek τέφρα (téphra).[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

febris f (genitive febris); third declension

  1. fever

Inflection[edit]

Third declension, alternative accusative singular in -im, alternative ablative singular in and accusative plural in -īs.

Case Singular Plural
nominative febris febrēs
genitive febris febrium
dative febrī febribus
accusative febrem
febrim
febrēs
febrīs
ablative febre
febrī
febribus
vocative febris febrēs

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • febris in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • febris in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “febris”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • febris” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to have a severe attack of fever: aestu et febri iactari
  • febris in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • febris in William Smith, editor (1848) A Dictionary of Greek Biography and Mythology, London: John Murray
  1. ^ De Vaan, Michiel (2008) Etymological Dictionary of Latin and the other Italic Languages (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 7), Leiden, Boston: Brill