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Etymology

From [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] lūx (light).

Pronunciation

Noun

Singular
lux

Plural
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  1. In the International System of Units, the derived unit of illuminance or illumination; one lumen per square metre. Symbol: lx

Translations

  • Polish: luks m.
  • Spanish: lux m. (pl: lux)
  • Swedish: lux c.

Latin

Etymology

From Proto-Indo-European *lewk- (white; light; bright). Cognates include Ancient Greek λευκός (leukos), Sanskrit रोचते (rocate) and Old English noun lēoht (English light).

Noun

lūx (genitive lūcis); f, third declension

  1. light

Inflection

Number Singular Plural
nominative lūx lūcēs
genitive lūcis lūcum
dative lūcī lūcibus
accusative lūcem lūcēs
ablative lūce lūcibus
vocative lūx lūcēs

Derived terms

Descendants


Spanish

lux

Noun

lux

  1. (m) lux
  2. (pl) plural of lux

Swedish

Noun

lux c

  1. lux (singular and plural)

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