impurus

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Etymology[edit]

From im- (without, not) + pūrus (pure; chaste).

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impūrus m (feminine impūra, neuter impūrum); first/second declension

  1. unclean, filthy, foul, dirty
  2. (figuratively, in a moral sense) impure, defiled, filthy, infamous, vile

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First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative impūrus impūra impūrum impūrī impūrae impūra
genitive impūrī impūrae impūrī impūrōrum impūrārum impūrōrum
dative impūrō impūrae impūrō impūrīs impūrīs impūrīs
accusative impūrum impūram impūrum impūrōs impūrās impūra
ablative impūrō impūrā impūrō impūrīs impūrīs impūrīs
vocative impūre impūra impūrum impūrī impūrae impūra

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References[edit]

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