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febris

febris

Esperanto

Verb

febris

  1. past of febri

Ido

Verb

febris

  1. past of febrar

Latin

Etymology

From Proto-Indo-European *dʰegʷʰris, an extension of the root *dʰegʷʰ-, which gives foveō. Cognate with Ancient Greek τέφρα (téphra).[1]

Pronunciation

  • (Classical) IPA(key): /ˈfe.bris/, [ˈfɛ.brɪs]

Noun

febris f (genitive febris); third declension

  1. fever

Inflection

Third declension, alternative accusative singular in -im, alternative ablative singular in and accusative plural in -īs.

Case Singular Plural
nominative febris febrēs
genitive febris febrium
dative febrī febribus
accusative febrem
febrim
febrēs
febrīs
ablative febre
febrī
febribus
vocative febris febrēs

Descendants

References

  1. De Vaan, Michiel (2008) Etymological Dictionary of Latin and the other Italic Languages (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 7), Leiden, Boston: Brill