rupes

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See also: Rupes, rupés, rūpes, and rūpēs

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin rūpēs (cliff).

Noun[edit]

rupes

  1. (astronomy, geology) An escarpment on another planet or a moon.

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French[edit]

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Verb[edit]

rupes

  1. second-person singular present indicative of ruper
  2. second-person singular present subjunctive of ruper

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root Proto-Indo-European *Hrewp-, the same of rumpō (I break).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

rūpēs f (genitive rūpis); third declension

  1. cliff, rock

Declension[edit]

Third declension, alternative accusative singular in -im, alternative ablative singular in and accusative plural in -īs.

Case Singular Plural
nominative rūpēs rūpēs
genitive rūpis rūpium
dative rūpī rūpibus
accusative rūpem
rūpim
rūpēs
rūpīs
ablative rūpe
rūpī
rūpibus
vocative rūpēs rūpēs

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References[edit]

  • rupes in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • rupes in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “rupes”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • rupes” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)