Latin edit

Etymology edit

Borrowed from Ancient Greek κίσθος (kísthos).

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

cisthos m (genitive cisthī); second declension

  1. a plant of the genus Cistus

Declension edit

Second-declension noun (Greek-type).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative cisthos cisthī
Genitive cisthī cisthōrum
Dative cisthō cisthīs
Accusative cisthon cisthōs
Ablative cisthō cisthīs
Vocative cisthe cisthī

Descendants edit

References edit

  • cisthos”, in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • cisthos in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré latin-français, Hachette