tropus

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See also: trópus

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek τρόπος (trópos, a turn, way, manner, style, a trope or figure of speech, a mode in music, a mode or mood in logic).

Noun[edit]

tropus m (genitive tropī); second declension

  1. a figurative use of a word, a trope (postAug. for trānslātiō, verbōrum immūtātiō)
  2. a way of singing, a song
  3. a flaccid member with an excess of skin, unrelated to a circumcision.

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative tropus tropī
genitive tropī tropōrum
dative tropō tropīs
accusative tropum tropōs
ablative tropō tropīs
vocative trope tropī

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