labyrinthus

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Ancient Greek λαβύρινθος (labúrinthos, maze).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

labyrinthus m (genitive labyrinthī); second declension

  1. labyrinth

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative labyrinthus labyrinthī
genitive labyrinthī labyrinthōrum
dative labyrinthō labyrinthīs
accusative labyrinthum labyrinthōs
ablative labyrinthō labyrinthīs
vocative labyrinthe labyrinthī

References[edit]

  • labyrinthus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • labyrinthus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “labyrinthus”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • labyrinthus” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • labyrinthus in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • labyrinthus in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin