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Ceres astronomical symbol

EtymologyEdit

Latin Cerēs, goddess of the bounty, from Proto-Indo-European *ḱer- (to grow). More at create.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈsɪəɹiːz/
  • Hyphenation: Ce‧res

Proper nounEdit

Ceres

  1. (Roman mythology) The Roman goddess of agriculture; equivalent to the Greek goddess Demeter.
  2. (astronomy) A celestial body orbiting between Mars and Jupiter, the largest asteroid and innermost dwarf planet; officially called 1 Ceres.

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See alsoEdit

Solar System in in English · Solar System (layout · text)
Star Sun
Planets and dwarf planets Mercury Venus Earth Mars Ceres Jupiter Saturn Uranus Neptune Pluto Haumea Makemake Eris
Notable moons Moon Phobos
Deimos
Ganymede
Callisto
Io
Europa
Titan
Rhea
Iapetus
Dione
Tethys
Enceladus
Mimas
Titania
Oberon
Umbriel
Ariel
Miranda
Triton Charon
Hydra
Nix
Kerberos
Styx
Hiʻiaka
Namaka
Dysnomia

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CebuanoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English Ceres, from Latin Cerēs, from Proto-Indo-European *ḱer- (to grow).

Proper nounEdit

Ceres

  1. (Roman mythology) the Roman goddess of agriculture; equivalent to the Greek goddess Demeter
  2. (astronomy) 1 Ceres; a celestial body orbiting between Mars and Jupiter, the largest asteroid and innermost dwarf planet

CzechEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Latin Cerēs.

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Ceres

  1. (Roman mythology, feminine) Ceres, Roman goddess of agriculture; equivalent to the Greek goddess Demeter.
    • 2014, Mireia Ryšková, Pavel z Tarsu a jeho svět[1], Praha: Karolinum, →ISBN Invalid ISBN, page 436:
      Filón kritizuje i náboženská shromáždění a průvody k poctě bohyně Cerery, []
      Philo criticises also the religious meetings and parades in honour of the goddes Ceres, []
  2. (astronomy, feminine, masculine inanimate) Ceres, a dwarf planet orbiting between Mars and Jupiter
    • 2017 February 17, kar, “Na trpasličí planetě Ceres jsme našli organický materiál, oznámila NASA”, in ČT24[2], Česká televize, archived from the original on 2018-01-01:
      Mise Dawn, v jejímž rámci NASA zkoumá trpasličí planetu Ceres, našla důkazy o organickém materiálu.
      The Dawn mission, in which NASA explores the dwarf planet Ceres, found evidence of organic material.
    • 2017 October 24, Petr Kubala, “Sonda Dawn zůstane věrná Cereře”, in VTM[3], archived from the original on 2017-11-14:
      Dawn bude Cereru zkoumat i v době, kdy bude nejblíže od Slunce.
      Dawn is going to explore Ceres also during the time when it is nearest from the Sun.

Usage notesEdit

Both the name of the goddess and the celestial body are traditionally feminine, but in modern usage the latter one is sometimes also treated as indeclinable or inflected as masculine inanimate.

DeclensionEdit

feminine

(goddess, dwarf planet):

masculine inanimate

(dwarf planet):

Derived termsEdit

See alsoEdit

Solar System in in Czech · sluneční soustava (layout · text)
Star Slunce
Planets and dwarf planets Merkur Venuše Země Mars Ceres Jupiter Saturn Uran Neptun Pluto Haumea Makemake Eris
Notable moons Měsíc Phobos/Fobos
Deimos
Ganymed
Callisto
Io
Europa
Titan
Rhea
Iapetus
Dione
Tethys
Enceladus
Mimas
Titania
Oberon
Umbriel
Ariel
Miranda
Triton Charon
Hydra
Nix
Kerberos
Styx
Hiʻiaka
Namaka
Dysnomia

Further readingEdit


FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin Cerēs.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈkeres/, [ˈke̞re̞s̠]
  • Hyphenation: Ce‧res

NounEdit

Ceres

  1. Ceres

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of Ceres (Kotus type 39/vastaus, no gradation)
nominative Ceres
genitive Cereksen
partitive Cerestä
illative Cerekseen
singular plural
nominative Ceres
accusative nom. Ceres
gen. Cereksen
genitive Cereksen
partitive Cerestä
inessive Cereksessä
elative Cereksestä
illative Cerekseen
adessive Cereksellä
ablative Cerekseltä
allative Cerekselle
essive Cereksenä
translative Cerekseksi
instructive
abessive Cereksettä
comitative

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *ḱer- (to grow). Cognate with creō, crēscō.

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Cerēs f sg (genitive Cereris); third declension

  1. (Roman mythology) Ceres (Roman goddess)
  2. (astronomy, New Latin) Ceres (dwarf planet)
  3. (figuratively) food, bread, fruit, corn, grain, etc.

DeclensionEdit

Third-declension noun, singular only.

Case Singular
Nominative Cerēs
Genitive Cereris
Dative Cererī
Accusative Cererem
Ablative Cerere
Vocative Cerēs

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PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin Cerēs.

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Ceres f

  1. (Roman mythology) Ceres (goddess of agriculture)

Proper nounEdit

Ceres m

  1. (astronomy) Ceres (dwarf planet in the Solar System)

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SpanishEdit

 
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Proper nounEdit

Ceres f

  1. (Roman mythology) The Roman goddess of agriculture; equivalent to the Greek goddess Demeter.

Proper nounEdit

Ceres m

  1. (astronomy) Ceres (dwarf planet)

SwahiliEdit

Proper nounEdit

Ceres

  1. Ceres (planet)

See alsoEdit

Solar System in in Swahili · mfumo wa jua (see also: sayari) (layout · text)
Star jua
Planets and dwarf planets Utaridi
Zebaki
Zuhura
Ng'andu
dunia Mirihi
Murihi
Meriki
Ceres Mshtarii Sarateni
Zohari
Zohali (trad.)
Zuhali
Uranus
Zohali (mod.)
Neptun
Kausi
Pluto
Notable moons mwezi