See also: triton, Tritón, and tritón

TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek Τρίτων (Trítōn, a sea god).

Proper nounEdit

Triton m

  1. (obsolete) A taxonomic genus within the family Tritonidae – triton snails, now in the genus Charonia (family Ranellidae).
  2. (obsolete) A taxonomic genus within the family Salamandridae – certain newts, efts, and salamanders.

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EnglishEdit

 
Mosaic of Triton, the sea god.

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek Τρίτων (Trítōn).

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Triton

  1. (Greek mythology) A god of the sea, son of Poseidon.
  2. (astronomy) The seventh moon of Neptune.

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Planets and
most likely
dwarf planets
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Notable
moons
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Deimos
Io
Europa
Ganymede
Callisto
Mimas
Enceladus
Tethys
Dione
Rhea
Titan
Iapetus

Miranda
Ariel
Umbriel
Titania
Oberon
Triton Charon
Styx
Nix
Kerberos
Hydra

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DutchEdit

 
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Dutch Wikipedia has an article on:
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PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Triton ?

  1. (Greek mythology) Triton
  2. (astronomy) Triton

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek Τρῑ́των (Trī́tōn).

NounEdit

Trītōn m (genitive Trītōnis); third declension

  1. Triton (mythological sea god)
  2. a merman
  3. a type of fish
  4. the name of a river and lake in Libya
  5. the name of a ship

DeclensionEdit

Third-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative Trītōn Trītōnes
Trītōnēs
Genitive Trītōnis
Trītōnos
Trītōnum
Dative Trītōnī Trītōnibus
Accusative Trītōna
Trītōnem
Trītōnas
Trītōnēs
Ablative Trītōne Trītōnibus
Vocative Trītōn Trītōnes
Trītōnēs

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