sambucus

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Latin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From sambūca ‎(ancient stringed instrument of Asiatic origin), from Ancient Greek σαμβύκη ‎(sambúkē, sambuca), ultimately from Aramaic ܣܐܒܒܥܚܐ ‎(sabbekha)

Noun[edit]

sambūcus m ‎(genitive sambūcī); second declension

  1. sambuca player
Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative sambūcus sambūcī
genitive sambūcī sambūcōrum
dative sambūcō sambūcīs
accusative sambūcum sambūcōs
ablative sambūcō sambūcīs
vocative sambūce sambūcī
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Etymology 2[edit]

Unknown origin.[1]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

sambūcus f ‎(genitive sambūcī); second declension

  1. elder tree, elderberry
Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative sambūcus sambūcī
genitive sambūcī sambūcōrum
dative sambūcō sambūcīs
accusative sambūcum sambūcōs
ablative sambūcō sambūcīs
vocative sambūce sambūcī
Derived terms[edit]
Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ “sambuco” in: Alberto Nocentini, Alessandro Parenti, “l'Etimologico — Vocabolario della lingua italiana”, Le Monnier, 2010, ISBN 978-88-00-20781-2