See also: Rupes, rupés, rūpes, and rūpēs

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin rūpēs (cliff).

NounEdit

rupes

  1. (astronomy, geology) An escarpment on another planet or a moon.

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PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

rupes

  1. second-person singular present indicative of ruper
  2. second-person singular present subjunctive of ruper

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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the root Proto-Indo-European *Hrewp-, the same of rumpō (I break).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

rūpēs f (genitive rūpis); third declension

  1. cliff, rock

DeclensionEdit

Third-declension noun (i-stem).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative rūpēs rūpēs
Genitive rūpis rūpium
Dative rūpī rūpibus
Accusative rūpem rūpēs
rūpīs
Ablative rūpe rūpibus
Vocative rūpēs rūpēs

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Aromanian: arup
  • English: rupes
  • Italian: rupe
  • Romanian: Rupea
  • Spanish: rupe

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