sphaera

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek σφαῖρα (sphaîra, ball, globe).

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Noun[edit]

sphaera f (genitive sphaerae); first declension

  1. ball, globe, sphere
  2. a globe of the heavens
  3. a ball for playing

Declension[edit]

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative sphaera sphaerae
Genitive sphaerae sphaerārum
Dative sphaerae sphaerīs
Accusative sphaeram sphaerās
Ablative sphaerā sphaerīs
Vocative sphaera sphaerae

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  • Catalan: esfera
  • English: sphaera recta, sphere
  • French: sphère
  • Galician: esfera
  • German: Sphäre

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