LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

bi- (twice) +‎ lanx (scalepan)

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

bilanx (genitive bilancis); third-declension one-termination adjective

  1. (of a balance) having two scales

DeclensionEdit

Third-declension one-termination adjective.

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

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.