EnglishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Latin Cȳrus, from Ancient Greek Κῦρος (Kûros), from Old Persian 𐎤𐎢𐎽𐎢𐏁 (kuruš). As a saints' name it has been identified by folk etymology with Ancient Greek κύριος (kúrios, lord).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈsaɪɹəs/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -aɪɹəs

Proper nounEdit

Cyrus

  1. An ancient king of Persia, Cyrus the Great.
  2. A male given name from Old Persian.
  3. A surname.

TranslationsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Patrick Hanks and Flavia Hodges: A Concise Dictionary of First Names. Oxford University Pres 2001.

AnagramsEdit


CebuanoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English Cyrus, from Latin Cyrus, from Ancient Greek Κῦρος (Kûros), from Old Persian 𐎤𐎢𐎽𐎢𐏁 (kuruš).

Proper nounEdit

Cyrus

  1. Cyrus, an ancient king of Persia
  2. a male given name from Old Persian

LatinEdit

 
View of the river

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek Κῦρος (Kûros).

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Cȳrus m sg (genitive Cȳrī); second declension

  1. Cyrus
  2. (rivers) Kura

DeclensionEdit

Second-declension noun, singular only.

Case Singular
Nominative Cȳrus
Genitive Cȳrī
Dative Cȳrō
Accusative Cȳrum
Ablative Cȳrō
Vocative Cȳre

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Cyrus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • Cyrus in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette