scopus

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LatinEdit

duae sagittae in scopō (two arrows in a target)

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek σκοπός ‎(skopós), from Proto-Hellenic *sképťomai ‎(to look at), from Proto-Indo-European *skep-ye-, from a metathesis of *speḱ-. Cognate to Latin speciō ‎(I see).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

scopus m ‎(genitive scopī); second declension

  1. a target

InflectionEdit

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative scopus scopī
genitive scopī scopōrum
dative scopō scopīs
accusative scopum scopōs
ablative scopō scopīs
vocative scope scopī

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