lotos

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

lotos (plural lotoses)

  1. (botany) Dated form of lotus.
    • 1895, Robert W. Chambers, The King in Yellow
      A flock of pigeons circled about the tower of the Memorial Church; sometimes alighting on the purple tiled roof, sometimes wheeling downward to the lotos fountain in front of the marble arch.

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Czech[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

lotos m

  1. lotus

Further reading[edit]


Latin[edit]

lōtos (Egyptian water lily)

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek λωτός (lōtós).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

lōtos f or m (genitive lōtī); second declension

  1. The Egyptian lotus flower, Nymphaea caerulea
  2. The date-plum, Diospyros lotus
  3. The mythical lotus tree, possibly Ziziphus lotus

Declension[edit]

Second-declension noun (Greek-type).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative lōtos lōtī
Genitive lōtī lōtōrum
Dative lōtō lōtīs
Accusative lōton lōtōs
Ablative lōtō lōtīs
Vocative lōte lōtī

For the sense mythical lotus tree, Gaius Plinius Secundus used the nominative plural lōtoe in his Naturalis Historia.

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Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek λωτός (lōtós).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈlɔ.tɔs/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

lotos m inan

  1. lotus

Declension[edit]


Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Lotos

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek λωτός (lōtós).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

lȍtos m (Cyrillic spelling ло̏тос)

  1. lotus

Declension[edit]


Slovene[edit]

Lotos

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek λωτός (lōtós).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

lọ̑tos m inan

  1. lotus

Inflection[edit]

Masculine inan., hard o-stem
nom. sing. lótos
gen. sing. lótosa
singular dual plural
nominative lótos lótosa lótosi
accusative lótos lótosa lótose
genitive lótosa lótosov lótosov
dative lótosu lótosoma lótosom
locative lótosu lótosih lótosih
instrumental lótosom lótosoma lótosi

Further reading[edit]

  • lotos”, in Slovarji Inštituta za slovenski jezik Frana Ramovša ZRC SAZU, portal Fran