grumus

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *k'-ar, *k'-ər (to tie, bind together), same source as Old Irish grinde (faggot, bundle), Sanskrit ग्रन्थयति (granthayati, tie or string together), Russian горб (gorb, hump).[1]

Noun[edit]

grūmus m (genitive grūmī); second declension

  1. little heap

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative grūmus grūmī
genitive grūmī grūmōrum
dative grūmō grūmīs
accusative grūmum grūmōs
ablative grūmō grūmīs
vocative grūme grūmī

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Bomhard, The Nostratic Macrofamily: A Study in Distant Linguistic Relationship