stibium

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin stibium, antimony, which was imported from Ancient Greek στίβι(stíbi), a variant of στίμμι(stímmi) and originated in Egyptian
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Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

stibium ‎(uncountable)

  1. antimony
  2. kohl: stibnite used in ancient Egypt and Rome for eye cosmetics.

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External links[edit]

  • stibium Barthelmy, David (accessed 29 August 2016) Webmineral Mineralogy Database[1]
  • stibium mindat.org[2], Hudson Institute of Mineralogy, accessed 29 August 2016

Dutch[edit]

Dutch Wikipedia has an article on:
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Pronunciation[edit]

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  • Hyphenation: sti‧bi‧um

Etymology[edit]

From Latin stibium.

Noun[edit]

stibium n ‎(uncountable)

  1. antimony

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Latin[edit]

Latin Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek στίβι(stíbi).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

stibium n ‎(genitive stibiī); second declension

  1. antimony
  2. kohl, stibnite

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative stibium stibia
genitive stibiī stibiōrum
dative stibiō stibiīs
accusative stibium stibia
ablative stibiō stibiīs
vocative stibium stibia

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