tinnitus

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin tinnītus (a jingling, ringing).

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Noun[edit]

tinnitus (plural tinnituses)

  1. The perception of noise, such as a ringing or beating sound, which has no external source.

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Noun[edit]

tinnitus m

  1. tinnitus

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Perfect passive participle of tinniō (ring, jingle, clink).

Pronunciation[edit]

Proto-Latin: /tin.niː.tus/ Anglo-Latin: /tʰɪ.naɪ.tʰəs/

Participle[edit]

tinnītus m (feminine tinnīta, neuter tinnītum); first/second declension

  1. rung, jingled, having been jingled.
  2. cried, screamed, having been screamed in a shrill voice.

Inflection[edit]

First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative tinnītus tinnīta tinnītum tinnītī tinnītae tinnīta
genitive tinnītī tinnītae tinnītī tinnītōrum tinnītārum tinnītōrum
dative tinnītō tinnītae tinnītō tinnītīs tinnītīs tinnītīs
accusative tinnītum tinnītam tinnītum tinnītōs tinnītās tinnīta
ablative tinnītō tinnītā tinnītō tinnītīs tinnītīs tinnītīs
vocative tinnīte tinnīta tinnītum tinnītī tinnītae tinnīta

Noun[edit]

tinnītus m (genitive tinnītūs); fourth declension

  1. A ringing, jingling, tinkling.

Inflection[edit]

Fourth declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative tinnītus tinnītūs
genitive tinnītūs tinnītuum
dative tinnītuī tinnītibus
accusative tinnītum tinnītūs
ablative tinnītū tinnītibus
vocative tinnītus tinnītūs

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Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

tinnitus m (uncountable)

  1. (medicine) tinnitus (perception of a ringing noise)

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