Syrus

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Etymology[edit]

Shorthand for Ephraem Sȳrus, itself a calque of the Ancient Greek Ἐφραίμ (Ephraím) (ho) Σῦρος (Sûros) (Ephraím (Ephraím) ho (ho) Sûros (Sûros)); alone, Sȳrus literally means simply “the Syrian”.

Proper noun[edit]

Sȳrus m (genitive Sȳrī); second declension

  1. Ephrem the Syrian

Declension[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular
nominative Sȳrus
genitive Sȳrī
dative Sȳrō
accusative Sȳrum
ablative Sȳrō
vocative Sȳre

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