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See also: Ancon and anĉon

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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin ancōn, from Ancient Greek ἀγκών (ankṓn, bend, elbow, cranny).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ancon (plural ancones or ancons)

  1. (obsolete) The corner of a wall or rafter.
  2. (architecture) A console that appears to support a cornice.
  3. (anatomy) The elbow.
  4. (anatomy) The olecranon.

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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Ancient Greek ἀγκῶν (ankôn).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ancōn m (genitive ancōnis); third declension

  1. The arm of a workman's square
  2. A console that appears to support a cornice
  3. The knobbed bars of a hydraulic engine
  4. The forked poles for spreading nets
  5. The arm of a chair
  6. A kind of drinking vessell

InflectionEdit

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative ancōn ancōnēs
Genitive ancōnis ancōnum
Dative ancōnī ancōnibus
Accusative ancōnem ancōnēs
Ablative ancōne ancōnibus
Vocative ancōn ancōnēs

SynonymsEdit

  • (forked poles): ames

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