noxa

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European suffixed o-grade *noks- of *neḱ- ‎(perish, disappear); see also Middle Welsh angheu ‎(death), Breton ankou, Old Irish éc, Latin noxius ‎(harmful), Latin nocere ‎(to hurt, harm), Latin nex ‎(murder, violent death) (as opposed to mors), Old Persian 𐎻𐎴𐎰𐎹𐎫𐎹 ‎(vi-nathayatiy, he injures), Avestan 𐬥𐬀𐬯𐬌𐬌𐬈𐬌𐬙𐬌 ‎(nasyeiti, disappears), 𐬥𐬀𐬯𐬎 ‎(nasu-, corpse), Sanskrit नश्यति ‎(naśyati, disappear, perish).

Noun[edit]

noxa f ‎(genitive noxae); first declension

  1. hurt, harm, injury
  2. fault, offence, crime

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative noxa noxae
genitive noxae noxārum
dative noxae noxīs
accusative noxam noxās
ablative noxā noxīs
vocative noxa noxae