Otus

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Translingual[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ὦτος (ôtos, horned or eared owl)

Proper noun[edit]

Otus m

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Strigidae — the scops owls.

Hypernyms[edit]

Hyponyms[edit]

References[edit]

  • 2006, Gill, F. and Wright, M., Birds of the World: Recommended English Names, Princeton University Press, ISBN 978-0691128276:

Latin[edit]

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Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek Ὦτος (Ôtos).

Pronunciation[edit]

(Classical) IPA(key): /ˈoː.tus/, [ˈoː.tʊs]

Proper noun[edit]

Ōtus m (genitive Ōtī); second declension

  1. Otus, a giant in Greek mythology.

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Number Singular
nominative Ōtus
genitive Ōtī
dative Ōtō
accusative Ōtum
ablative Ōtō
vocative Ōte

References[edit]

  • Otus2 in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879