pylae

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

pylae

  1. plural of pyla

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek πύλη(púlē).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pylae f pl ‎(genitive pylārum); first declension (plural only)

  1. A narrow pass, a defile

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Plural
nominative pylae
genitive pylārum
dative pylīs
accusative pylās
ablative pylīs
vocative pylae

References[edit]

  • pylae in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • Félix Gaffiot (1934), Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Paris: Hachette, s.v.pylae”.
  • pylae in The Perseus Project (1999) Perseus Encyclopedia[1]
  • pylae in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • pylae in William Smith., editor (1854, 1857) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography, volume 1 & 2, London: Walton and Maberly