EnglishEdit

NounEdit

daps

  1. plural of dap

VerbEdit

daps

  1. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of dap

AnagramsEdit


LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *déh₂ps (portion, sacrificial meal). Cognate with Ancient Greek δαπάνη (dapánē, expenditure), δάπτω (dáptō, I devour), Old Armenian տաւն (tawn, feast), Old Norse tafn (sacrifice). Akin to damnum (loss, expense).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

daps f (genitive dapis); third declension

  1. A sacrificial or solemn feast, religious banquet.
  2. A meal, banquet, feast.

DeclensionEdit

Note that the nominative is sometimes written as dapis and that the genitive plural and the dative singular do not occur. Third-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative daps dapēs
Genitive dapis dapum
Dative dapī dapibus
Accusative dapem dapēs
Ablative dape dapibus
Vocative daps dapēs

SynonymsEdit

Related termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • English: dapifer

ReferencesEdit

  • daps in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • daps in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • daps in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • De Vaan, Michiel (2008) Etymological Dictionary of Latin and the other Italic Languages (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 7), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 161