valgus

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English[edit]

Adjective[edit]

valgus (not comparable)

  1. knock-kneed (having the distal part of a limb displaced or twisted away from the midline of the body)

Derived terms[edit]


Estonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finno-Ugric *walke, cognate to Finnish valo (light) and Hungarian világ (world). From the same root as valge (white).

Noun[edit]

valgus (genitive valguse, partitive valgust)

  1. light

Declension[edit]


Latin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

valgus m (feminine valga, neuter valgum); first/second declension

  1. knock-kneed
  2. not straight, shoddy

Inflection[edit]

First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative valgus valga valgum valgī valgae valga
genitive valgī valgae valgī valgōrum valgārum valgōrum
dative valgō valgae valgō valgīs valgīs valgīs
accusative valgum valgam valgum valgōs valgās valga
ablative valgō valgā valgō valgīs valgīs valgīs
vocative valge valga valgum valgī valgae valga

Synonyms[edit]

References[edit]

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

Latvian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

valgus

  1. accusative plural masculine form of valgs