Maurus

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek μαυρός ‎(maurós, dark)

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

Maurus m ‎(feminine Maura, neuter Maurum); first/second declension

  1. Of or pertaining to the Moors.
  2. Moorish, Mauritanian.
  3. (poetic) African.

Inflection[edit]

First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative Maurus Maura Maurum Maurī Maurae Maura
genitive Maurī Maurae Maurī Maurōrum Maurārum Maurōrum
dative Maurō Maurae Maurō Maurīs Maurīs Maurīs
accusative Maurum Mauram Maurum Maurōs Maurās Maura
ablative Maurō Maurā Maurō Maurīs Maurīs Maurīs
vocative Maure Maura Maurum Maurī Maurae Maura

Synonyms[edit]

Noun[edit]

Maurus m ‎(genitive Maurī); second declension

  1. A Moor

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative Maurus Maurī
genitive Maurī Maurōrum
dative Maurō Maurīs
accusative Maurum Maurōs
ablative Maurō Maurīs
vocative Maure Maurī

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