carus

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek κάρος (káros, deep sleep) .

Noun[edit]

carus

  1. (medicine) coma with complete insensibility; deep lethargy

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Proto-Indo-European *kāro- (English whore), akin to Sanskrit काम (kāma, love).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

cārus m (feminine cāra, neuter cārum); first/second declension

  1. dear, beloved

Inflection[edit]

First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative cārus cāra cārum cārī cārae cāra
genitive cārī cārae cārī cārōrum cārārum cārōrum
dative cārō cārae cārō cārīs cārīs cārīs
accusative cārum cāram cārum cārōs cārās cāra
ablative cārō cārā cārō cārīs cārīs cārīs
vocative cāre cāra cārum cārī cārae cāra

Descendants[edit]


Latvian[edit]

Noun[edit]

carus m

  1. accusative plural form of cars