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Latin cynocephalus

NounEdit

cynocephalus (plural cynocephali)

  1. An ape with the head of a dog.

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek κυνοκέφαλος (kunoképhalos)

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

cynocephalus m (genitive cynocephalī); second declension

  1. An ape with the head of a dog.
  2. (mythology) The dog-headed Anubis.

InflectionEdit

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative cynocephalus cynocephalī
genitive cynocephalī cynocephalōrum
dative cynocephalō cynocephalīs
accusative cynocephalum cynocephalōs
ablative cynocephalō cynocephalīs
vocative cynocephale cynocephalī

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • cynocephalus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • cynocephalus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • cynocephalus in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette