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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek κύβος ‎(kúbos)

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

cubus m ‎(genitive cubī); second declension

  1. A mass, quantity

InflectionEdit

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative cubus cubī
genitive cubī cubōrum
dative cubō cubīs
accusative cubum cubōs
ablative cubō cubīs
vocative cube cubī

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • cubus in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • cubus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • cubus in Félix Gaffiot (1934), Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Paris: Hachette.
  • cubus in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • cubus in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin
  • cube in The Century Dictionary, The Century Co., New York, 1911

Old IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

com- ‎(mutual, equal) +‎ fis ‎(knowledge)

NounEdit

cubus m ‎(genitive singular cuibse, later sometimes cubais, nominative and accusative plural cuibse)

  1. conscience

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Derived termsEdit

  • cuibsech ‎(conscientious, scrupulous, upright)
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