dirus

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Esperanto[edit]

Verb[edit]

dirus

  1. conditional of diri

Latin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

dīrus m (feminine dīra, neuter dīrum); first/second declension

  1. fearful
  2. ominous
  3. (of character) dreadful, detestable
  4. (New Latin) Used as a species epithet

Inflection[edit]

First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative dīrus dīra dīrum dīrī dīrae dīra
genitive dīrī dīrae dīrī dīrōrum dīrārum dīrōrum
dative dīrō dīrae dīrō dīrīs dīrīs dīrīs
accusative dīrum dīram dīrum dīrōs dīrās dīra
ablative dīrō dīrā dīrō dīrīs dīrīs dīrīs
vocative dīre dīra dīrum dīrī dīrae dīra

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References[edit]

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