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nex (not comparable)

  1. Archaic form of next.

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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Italic *neks, from Proto-Indo-European *neḱ- (perish, disappear). Cognate with Middle Welsh angheu (death), Breton ankou, Old Irish éc, Ancient Greek νέκυς (nékus, corpse), Old Persian 𐎻𐎴𐎰𐎹𐎫𐎹 (vi-nathayatiy, he injures), Avestan 𐬥𐬀𐬯𐬌𐬌𐬈𐬌𐬙𐬌(nasyeiti, disappears), 𐬥𐬀𐬯𐬎(nasu-, corpse), Sanskrit नश्यति (naśyati, disappear, perish).

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nex f (genitive necis); third declension

  1. murder, slaughter, killing
  2. violent death (as opposed to mors)

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Third-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative nex necēs
Genitive necis necum
Dative necī necibus
Accusative necem necēs
Ablative nece necibus
Vocative nex necēs

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