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crepusculum

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin crepusculum

NounEdit

crepusculum (uncountable)

  1. crepuscule; twilight; dusk
    [Earthshine] should appear more splendid and be visible after the crepusculum in the dark of night.

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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From creper (dusky, dark).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

crepusculum n (genitive crepusculī); second declension

  1. twilight, evening, dusk
  2. darkness

InflectionEdit

Second declension neuter.

Number Singular Plural
nominative crepusculum crepuscula
genitive crepusculī crepusculōrum
dative crepusculō crepusculīs
accusative crepusculum crepuscula
ablative crepusculō crepusculīs
vocative crepusculum crepuscula

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