scopus

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Latin[edit]

duae sagittae in scopō (two arrows in a target)

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek σκοπός (skopós), from Proto-Hellenic *sképťomai (to look at), from Proto-Indo-European *sḱep-ye-, from a metathesis of *speḱ-. Cognate to Latin speciō (I see).

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Noun[edit]

scopus m (genitive scopī); second declension

  1. a target

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative scopus scopī
Genitive scopī scopōrum
Dative scopō scopīs
Accusative scopum scopōs
Ablative scopō scopīs
Vocative scope scopī

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