ibis

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See also: Ibis and íbis

English[edit]

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3 ibis

Etymology[edit]

From Latin ībis, from Ancient Greek ἶβις (îbis), from Egyptian hbj,

h b G26

(compare Coptic ϩⲓⲃⲱⲓ (hibōi) or ϩⲓⲡ (hip)).

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Noun[edit]

ibis (plural ibises or ibides)

  1. Any of various long-legged wading birds in the family Threskiornithidae, having long downcurved bills used to probe the mud for prey such as crustaceans.
    • 1851 October 18, Herman Melville, chapter 1, in The Whale, 1st British edition, London: Richard Bentley, OCLC 14262177; Moby-Dick; or, The Whale, 1st American edition, New York, N.Y.: Harper & Brothers; London: Richard Bentley, 14 November 1851, OCLC 57395299:
      It is out of the idolatrous dotings of the old Egyptians upon broiled ibis and roasted river horse, that you see the mummies of those creatures in their huge bake-houses the pyramids.

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Catalan[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin ībis, from Ancient Greek ἶβις (îbis), from Egyptian

h b G26

hby (hîbu).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ibis m (plural ibis)

  1. ibis

Cebuano[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: i‧bis

Noun[edit]

ibis

  1. the Asiatic glassfish; any member of the family Ambassidae

Czech[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ibis m

  1. ibis

Further reading[edit]

  • ibis in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • ibis in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ibis m (plural ibis)

  1. ibis

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin ībis, from Ancient Greek ἶβις (îbis), from Egyptian hbj.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈibis/, [ˈiː.bis̪]
  • Hyphenation: ì‧bis

Noun[edit]

ibis m (invariable)

  1. ibis

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Latin[edit]

ībis

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Ancient Greek ἶβις (îbis), from Egyptian hbj:

h b Z4 G26

Noun[edit]

ībis f (genitive ībis or ībidis); third declension

  1. ibis (wading bird)
Inflection[edit]
Third declension, alternative ablative singular in and accusative plural in -īs.
Case Singular Plural
nominative ībis ībēs
genitive ībis ībium
dative ībī ībibus
accusative ībem
ībin
ībēs
ībīs
ablative ībe
ībī
ībibus
vocative ībis ībēs
Third declension.
Case Singular Plural
nominative ībis ībidēs
genitive ībidis ībidum
dative ībidī ībidibus
accusative ībidem ībidēs
ablative ībide ībidibus
vocative ībis ībidēs
Descendants[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Inflected form of (go, proceed).

Verb[edit]

ībis

  1. second-person singular future active indicative of

References[edit]

  • ibis in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • ibis in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • ibis in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • ibis in The Perseus Project (1999) Perseus Encyclopedia[1]
  • ibis in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers

Old Irish[edit]

Verb[edit]

ibis

  1. third-person singular preterite absolute of ibid

Polish[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ibis m anim

  1. ibis (bird)

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Spanish[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈibis/, [ˈiβis]

Noun[edit]

ibis m (plural ibis)

  1. ibis

Tagalog[edit]

Noun[edit]

ibis

  1. pagkaibis : relief from pain

Verb[edit]

ibis

  1. maibsan : to be relieved from
  2. ibisan : to unload