labes

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

labes pl (plural only)

  1. (slang) Labia.

Anagrams[edit]


Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin lābor.

Noun[edit]

lābēs f (genitive lābis); third declension

  1. fall
  2. subsidence
  3. fault, defect

Inflection[edit]

Third declension i-stem.

Case Singular Plural
nominative lābēs lābēs
genitive lābis lābium
dative lābī lābibus
accusative lābem lābēs
ablative lābe lābibus
vocative lābēs lābēs
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Descendants[edit]

Verb[edit]

labēs

  1. second-person singular present active subjunctive of labō

References[edit]

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