Vitus

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Name of an early martyr, Late Latin Vitus, of uncertain origin; possibly from a Thracian word meaning "a person from Bithynia". By folk etymology associated with Latin vita (life).

  • Vitus has also been used as a Latinization of Guy.

Proper noun[edit]

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Vitus

  1. (historical) A male given name.
  2. A lake in Alaska.

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Proper noun[edit]

Vitus m

  1. A male given name.

Usage notes[edit]

Patronymics

  • son of Vitus: Vitusarson or Vitusson
  • daughter of Vitus: Vitusardóttir or Vitusdóttir

Declension[edit]

Singular
Indefinite
Nominative Vitus
Accusative Vitus
Dative Vitusi
Genitive Vitusar