oceanus

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See also: Oceanus

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ὠκεᾰνός (ōkeanós).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ōceanus m (genitive ōceanī); second declension

  1. ocean, sea
    Synonyms: mare, pontus
  2. (Medieval Latin) any large body of water, including a channel or river

Declension[edit]

Second-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative ōceanus ōceanī
Genitive ōceanī ōceanōrum
Dative ōceanō ōceanīs
Accusative ōceanum ōceanōs
Ablative ōceanō ōceanīs
Vocative ōceane ōceanī

Related terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Basque: ozeano
  • Catalan: oceà
  • English: ocean
  • French: océan
  • Galician: océano
  • Irish: aigéan
  • Italian: oceano