nympheum

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek νυμφεῖον ‎(numpheîon).

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Noun[edit]

nymphēum n ‎(genitive nymphēī); second declension

  1. a nymphaeum; shrine dedicated to the nymphs, often with a fountain

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative nymphēum nymphēa
genitive nymphēī nymphēōrum
dative nymphēō nymphēīs
accusative nymphēum nymphēa
ablative nymphēō nymphēīs
vocative nymphēum nymphēa

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