Damascene

See also: damascene and damascène

EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Ancient Greek Δαμασκηνός (Damaskēnós).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

Damascene (comparative more Damascene, superlative most Damascene)

  1. Of or relating to Damascus.
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NounEdit

Damascene (plural Damascenes)

  1. A native or inhabitant of Damascus.
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Etymology 2Edit

From Ancient Greek Δαμασκηνή (Damaskēnḗ).

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Damascene

  1. The region of Damascus.
    • 2013, The Arabs in Antiquity[1]:
      [...] how Alexander Jannaeus, after a treaty with a king in Petra who controlled the whole area from Elat to Damascene [...]
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ReferencesEdit

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for Damascene in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

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LatinEdit

Proper nounEdit

Damascēnē f sg (genitive Damascēnēs); first declension

  1. Alternative form of Damascēna

DeclensionEdit

First-declension noun (Greek-type), with locative, singular only.

Case Singular
Nominative Damascēnē
Genitive Damascēnēs
Dative Damascēnae
Accusative Damascēnēn
Ablative Damascēnē
Vocative Damascēnē
Locative Damascēnae

ReferencesEdit

  • Damascene in Gaffiot, Félix, Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette, 1934

AdjectiveEdit

Damascēne

  1. vocative masculine singular of Damascēnus