cubus

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek κύβος (kubos)

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

cubus m (genitive cubī); second declension

  1. A mass, quantity

InflectionEdit

Second declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative cubus cubī
genitive cubī cubōrum
dative cubō cubīs
accusative cubum cubōs
ablative cubō cubīs
vocative cube cubī

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • cubus in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879
  • cube in The Century Dictionary, The Century Co., New York, 1911

Old IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

com- (mutual, equal) +‎ fis (knowledge)

NounEdit

cubus m (genitive singular cuibse, later sometimes cubais, nominative and accusative plural cuibse)

  1. conscience

SynonymsEdit

AntonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit

  • cuibsech (conscientious, scrupulous, upright)
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