LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek Πύρρα (Púrrha).

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Pyrrha f sg (genitive Pyrrhae); first declension

  1. a town on the island of Lesbos
  2. (geography) a promontory of Thessaly

DeclensionEdit

First-declension noun, with locative, singular only.

Case Singular
Nominative Pyrrha
Genitive Pyrrhae
Dative Pyrrhae
Accusative Pyrrham
Ablative Pyrrhā
Vocative Pyrrha
Locative Pyrrhae

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Pyrrha in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879
  • Pyrrha in Gaffiot, Félix, Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette, 1934
  • Pyrrha in William Smith, editor, A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography, volume 1 & 2, London: Walton and Maberly, 1854, 1857