Tartarus

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin Tartarus, from Ancient Greek Τάρταρος (Tártaros).

Proper noun[edit]

Tartarus

  1. (Greek mythology) A dark and gloomy part of the realm of Hades, reserved for the damned and the wicked, such as the Titans, etc.

Latin[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek Τάρταρος (Tártaros).

Pronunciation[edit]

View of the river

Proper noun[edit]

Tartarus m (genitive Tartarī); second declension

  1. (Greek mythology) Tartarus (part of the underworld)
  2. A river of Venetia that used to flow into the Adriatic Sea, now called Tartaro.

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular
nominative Tartarus
genitive Tartarī
dative Tartarō
accusative Tartarum
ablative Tartarō
vocative Tartare

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