See also: Puppis

Contents

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

Of uncertain etymology.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

puppis f (genitive puppis); third declension

  1. stern, poop of a ship
  2. (by extension) a ship
  3. (figuratively) backside of a person

InflectionEdit

Third declension, alternative accusative singular in -im, alternative ablative singular in and accusative plural in -īs.

Case Singular Plural
nominative puppis puppēs
genitive puppis puppium
dative puppī puppibus
accusative puppem
puppim
puppēs
puppīs
ablative puppe
puppī
puppibus
vocative puppis puppēs

SynonymsEdit

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • puppis in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • puppis in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “puppis”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • puppis” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • puppis in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers