stibium

EnglishEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Latin stibium (antimony), which was imported from Ancient Greek στίβι (stíbi), a variant of στίμμι (stímmi) and originated in Egyptian

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PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

stibium (uncountable)

  1. antimony
  2. kohl: stibnite used in ancient Egypt and Rome for eye cosmetics.

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Further readingEdit

  • David Barthelmy (1997–2021) , “Stibium”, in Webmineral Mineralogy Database.
  • stibium”, in Mindat.org[1], Hudson Institute of Mineralogy, 2000–2021.

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EtymologyEdit

From Latin stibium.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈsti.biˌʏm/
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  • Hyphenation: sti‧bi‧um

NounEdit

stibium n (uncountable)

  1. antimony

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LatinEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek στίβι (stíbi).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

stibium n (genitive stibiī); second declension

  1. antimony
  2. kohl, stibnite

DeclensionEdit

Second-declension noun (neuter).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative stibium stibia
Genitive stibiī stibiōrum
Dative stibiō stibiīs
Accusative stibium stibia
Ablative stibiō stibiīs
Vocative stibium stibia

ReferencesEdit

  • stibium in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • stibium in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette