cassus

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *ker-, *sker-. See also Ancient Greek κείρω (keírō, I cut off), English shear, Albanian harr (to cut, to mow), Lithuanian skìrti (separate), Welsh ysgar (separate). See also sharp.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

cassus m (feminine cassa, neuter cassum); first/second declension

  1. hollow, empty, devoid of something
  2. lacking
  3. useless, fruitless, vain, futile

Inflection[edit]

First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative cassus cassa cassum cassī cassae cassa
genitive cassī cassae cassī cassōrum cassārum cassōrum
dative cassō cassae cassō cassīs cassīs cassīs
accusative cassum cassam cassum cassōs cassās cassa
ablative cassō cassā cassō cassīs cassīs cassīs
vocative casse cassa cassum cassī cassae cassa

Derived terms[edit]