Silures

See also: silures

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Ancient Greek Σίλυρες (Sílures).

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Silurēs m pl (genitive Silurum); third declension

  1. A tribe of Britannia, whose main towns were Isca Silurum and Venta Silurum

DeclensionEdit

Third-declension noun, plural only.

Case Plural
Nominative Silurēs
Genitive Silurum
Dative Siluribus
Accusative Silurēs
Ablative Siluribus
Vocative Silurēs

ReferencesEdit

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