ursus

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Latin[edit]

ursus (a bear)

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *h₂ŕ̥tḱos (bear). Cognates include Ancient Greek ἄρκτος (arktos) and Sanskrit ऋक्ष (ṛ́kṣa).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ursus m (genitive ursī); second declension

  1. a bear

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative ursus ursī
genitive ursī ursōrum
dative ursō ursīs
accusative ursum ursōs
ablative ursō ursīs
vocative urse ursī

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