zoranisceos

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

Presumably from Ancient Greek.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

zoranisceos m (genitive zoranisceī); second declension

  1. A precious stone from the Indus region.
    • c. 77 CE – 79 CE, Pliny the Elder, Naturalis Historia 1:
      Zoranisceos in Indo ilumine nascitur : Magorum gemma esse narratur : ñeque aliud amplius de ea.
      Zoranisceos is found in the river Indus. It is a gem said to be used by the magicians, and beyond this I know nothing more of it.

DeclensionEdit

Second-declension noun (Greek-type).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative zoranisceos zoranisceī
Genitive zoranisceī zoranisceōrum
Dative zoranisceō zoranisceīs
Accusative zoranisceon zoranisceōs
Ablative zoranisceō zoranisceīs
Vocative zoraniscee zoranisceī

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