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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

bis (twice) +‎ lanx (scalepan)

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

bilanx (genitive bilancis); third declension

  1. (of a balance) having two scales

DeclensionEdit

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
Nominative bilanx bilanx bilancēs bilancia
Genitive bilancis bilancis bilancium bilancium
Dative bilancī bilancī bilancibus bilancibus
Accusative bilancem bilanx bilancēs bilancia
Ablative bilancī bilancī bilancibus bilancibus
Vocative bilanx bilanx bilancēs bilancia

ReferencesEdit

  • bĭlanx in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • Jan Frederik Niermeyer, Mediae Latinitatis Lexicon Minus : Lexique Latin Médiéval–Français/Anglais : A Medieval Latin–French/English Dictionary, fascicle I (1976), page 98/2, “bilanx”, adj.

NounEdit

bilanx f (genitive bilancis); third declension

  1. a balance with two scalepans

DeclensionEdit

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative bilanx bilancēs
Genitive bilancis bilancum
Dative bilancī bilancibus
Accusative bilancem bilancēs
Ablative bilance bilancibus
Vocative bilanx bilancēs

Alternative formsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • bilanx in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • bĭlanx in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette, page 218/1
  • Jan Frederik Niermeyer, Mediae Latinitatis Lexicon Minus : Lexique Latin Médiéval–Français/Anglais : A Medieval Latin–French/English Dictionary, fascicle I (1976), page 98/2, “bilanx”, subst.