haematites

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Noun[edit]

haematites

  1. plural of haematite

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Ancient Greek αἱματίτης (haimatítēs), from αἷμα (haîma, blood) + -ῑ́της (-ī́tēs).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

haematītēs m (genitive haematītae); first declension

  1. A kind of red iron-ore, haematite
  2. A red-colored gem

Inflection[edit]

First declension, masculine Greek type with nominative singular in -ēs.

Case Singular Plural
nominative haematītēs haematītae
genitive haematītae haematītārum
dative haematītae haematītīs
accusative haematītēn haematītās
ablative haematītē haematītīs
vocative haematītē haematītae

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