heres

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Latin[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰeh₁ro- (derelict). Cognate with Ancient Greek χήρα (khḗra, widow)

Noun[edit]

hērēs c (genitive hērēdis); third declension

  1. heir, heiress

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative hērēs hērēdēs
genitive hērēdis hērēdum
dative hērēdī hērēdibus
accusative hērēdem hērēdēs
ablative hērēde hērēdibus
vocative hērēs hērēdēs

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • heres in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879
  • Michiel de Vaan (2008), Etymological Dictionary of Latin and the other Italic Languages, Leiden, Boston: Brill Academic Publishers