Last modified on 29 October 2014, at 12:39

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PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

nex

  1. (archaic) Alternative spelling of next

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *neḱ- (perish, disappear); see also Middle Welsh angheu (death), Breton ankou, Old Irish éc, Latin noxius (harmful), Latin noceō (I hurt, harm), Ancient Greek νέκυς (nékus, corpse), Old Persian [script needed] (vi-nathayatiy, he injures), Avestan [script needed] (nasyeiti, disappears), [script needed] (nasu-, corpse), Sanskrit नश्यति (naśyati, disappear, perish).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

nex f (genitive necis); third declension

  1. death, slaughter, violent death (as opposed to mors)

InflectionEdit

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative nex necēs
genitive necis necum
dative necī necibus
accusative necem necēs
ablative nece necibus
vocative nex necēs