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EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek θεῖος (theîos).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

thīus m (genitive thīī); second declension

  1. (Late Latin) uncle.
    • 556 AD - 636 AD, Isidore of Seville, Etymologiae, page VIII:
      Tius Graecum est. Patruus frater patris est, quasi pater alius.

DeclensionEdit

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative thīus thīī
Genitive thīī thīōrum
Dative thīō thīīs
Accusative thīum thīōs
Ablative thīō thīīs
Vocative thī thīī

DescendantsEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • thius in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • thius in The Perseus Project (1999) Perseus Encyclopedia[1]
  • thius in William Smith, editor (1854, 1857) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography, volume 1 & 2, London: Walton and Maberly

Old SaxonEdit

DeterminerEdit

thius

  1. nominative feminine singular of these