Seres

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek Σῆρες (Sêres, China, the Chinese), possibly from Old Chinese (silk).

Proper noun[edit]

Sēres m (genitive Sērum); third declension

  1. The Chinese people, a people inhabiting the region known as Serica.

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Plural
nominative Sērēs
genitive Sērum
dative Sēribus
accusative Sērēs
ablative Sēribus
vocative Sērēs

Note[edit]

A rare singular form Sēr also exists.