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 (hîbu),

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).

Noun[edit]

ibis m (plural ibis)

  1. ibis

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); third declension

  1. ibis (wading bird)
Inflection[edit]

Third declension i-stem.

Case Singular Plural
nominative ībis ībēs
genitive ībis ībium
dative ībī ībibus
accusative ībem ībēs
ablative ībe ībibus
vocative ībis ībēs
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 Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • 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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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