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GalicianEdit

NounEdit

nubes

  1. plural of nube

LatinEdit

 
nūbēs (a cloud)

Alternative formsEdit

  • nūbis (Late and Vulgar Latin)

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *(s)newdʰ- (to cover). Cognate with Welsh nudd (haze).

PronunciationEdit

  • (Classical) IPA(key): /ˈnuː.beːs/
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NounEdit

nūbēs f (genitive nūbis); third declension

  1. cloud
  2. swarm, multitude
  3. phantom, something insubstantial
  4. cloudiness, gloominess
  5. concealment, obscurity
  6. (figuratively) storm-cloud, the appearance of a coming danger

DeclensionEdit

Third-declension noun (i-stem).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative nūbēs nūbēs
Genitive nūbis nūbium
Dative nūbī nūbibus
Accusative nūbem nūbēs
nūbīs
Ablative nūbe nūbibus
Vocative nūbēs nūbēs

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SpanishEdit

NounEdit

nubes f pl

  1. plural of nube