latus

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English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

latus (plural latera)

  1. (medicine) Flank.

Anagrams[edit]


Latin[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Earlier tlātus, from Proto-Indo-European *tl̥h₂tós, from the root *telh₂-. The verb tollō (raise, lift) derives from the same root. The use as the participle of ferō (carry, bear) is suppletive (displacing original fertus).

Participle[edit]

lātus m (feminine lāta, neuter lātum); first/second declension

  1. born, carried, having been carried
  2. suffered, endured, having been suffered
  3. reported, having been reported
Inflection[edit]

First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative lātus lāta lātum lātī lātae lāta
genitive lātī lātae lātī lātōrum lātārum lātōrum
dative lātō lātae lātō lātīs lātīs lātīs
accusative lātum lātam lātum lātōs lātās lāta
ablative lātō lātā lātō lātīs lātīs lātīs
vocative lāte lāta lātum lātī lātae lāta

Etymology 2[edit]

Of uncertain origin

Noun[edit]

latus n (genitive lateris); third declension

  1. side, flank
Inflection[edit]

Third declension neuter.

Number Singular Plural
nominative latus latera
genitive lateris laterum
dative laterī lateribus
accusative latus latera
ablative latere lateribus
vocative latus latera
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Descendants[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

From earlier stlātus, from Proto-Indo-European *sterh₃- (to stretch out, extend, spread).

Adjective[edit]

lātus m (feminine lāta, neuter lātum); first/second declension

  1. wide, broad
  2. spacious, extensive
Inflection[edit]

First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative lātus lāta lātum lātī lātae lāta
genitive lātī lātae lātī lātōrum lātārum lātōrum
dative lātō lātae lātō lātīs lātīs lātīs
accusative lātum lātam lātum lātōs lātās lāta
ablative lātō lātā lātō lātīs lātīs lātīs
vocative lāte lāta lātum lātī lātae lāta
Derived terms[edit]
Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

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

Latvian[edit]

Noun[edit]

latus m

  1. accusative plural form of lats