telescopium

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Latin[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Coined by Galileo Galilei (although he did not invent the device) as telescopio, from Ancient Greek τηλεσκόπος (tēleskópos, far-seeing).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tēlescopium n (genitive tēlescopiī); second declension

  1. (New Latin) a telescope

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative tēlescopium tēlescopia
genitive tēlescopiī tēlescopiōrum
dative tēlescopiō tēlescopiīs
accusative tēlescopium tēlescopia
ablative tēlescopiō tēlescopiīs
vocative tēlescopium tēlescopia