globus

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See also: Globus, glóbus, and globus'

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

globus

  1. (medicine) The sensation of having a lump in the throat. [from 18th c.]

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin globus.

Noun[edit]

globus m (plural globus)

  1. globe
  2. balloon

Danish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from German Globus, from Latin globus (sphere, globe).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɡloːbus/, [ˈɡ̊loːb̥us]

Noun[edit]

globus c (singular definite globussen, plural indefinite globusser)

  1. globe

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *gel- (form into a ball; ball). Cognate with Latin glaeba, glomus and Proto-Germanic *klumpô (mass, lump, clump; clasp).

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Noun[edit]

globus m (genitive globī); second declension

  1. any round object; a sphere; a globe
  2. a glob, group

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative globus globī
genitive globī globōrum
dative globō globīs
accusative globum globōs
ablative globō globīs
vocative globe globī

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References[edit]

  • globus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • globus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “globus”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • globus” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin globus.

Noun[edit]

globus m (definite singular globusen, indefinite plural globuser, definite plural globusene)

  1. a globe (three-dimensional map of the world)
    "Klarer du å finne Kapp det gode håp på globusen"? spurte hun = "Can you find the Cape of Good Hope on the globe?" she asked.

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin globus.

Noun[edit]

globus m (definite singular globusen, indefinite plural globusar, definite plural globusane)

  1. a globe (as above)

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Polish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin globus.

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globus m inan

  1. globe (a spherical model of Earth)

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin globus.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɡlǒːbus/
  • Hyphenation: glo‧bus

Noun[edit]

glóbus m (Cyrillic spelling гло́бус)

  1. globe

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