nasus

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Latin[edit]

nāsus (nose)

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *néh₂s. Cognates include Sanskrit नासा (nāsā), Old Church Slavonic носъ (nosŭ) and Old English nosu (English nose).

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Noun[edit]

nāsus m (genitive nāsī); second declension

  1. nose
  2. sense of smell
  3. (by extension) spout, nozzle

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative nāsus nāsī
genitive nāsī nāsōrum
dative nāsō nāsīs
accusative nāsum nāsōs
ablative nāsō nāsīs
vocative nāse nāsī

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