apus

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See also: Apus and APUs

Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

apa (father) +‎ -us (diminutive suffix)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈɒpuʃ]
  • Hyphenation: apus

Noun[edit]

apus

  1. dad, daddy

Declension[edit]

Inflection (stem in -o-, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative apus apusok
accusative apust apusokat
dative apusnak apusoknak
instrumental apussal apusokkal
causal-final apusért apusokért
translative apussá apusokká
terminative apusig apusokig
essive-formal apusként apusokként
essive-modal
inessive apusban apusokban
superessive apuson apusokon
adessive apusnál apusoknál
illative apusba apusokba
sublative apusra apusokra
allative apushoz apusokhoz
elative apusból apusokból
delative apusról apusokról
ablative apustól apusoktól
Possessive forms of apus
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. apusom apusaim
2nd person sing. apusod apusaid
3rd person sing. apusa apusai
1st person plural apusunk apusaink
2nd person plural apusotok apusaitok
3rd person plural apusuk apusaik

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ἄπους (ápous, footless).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

apūs m (genitive apodis); third declension

  1. A martlet, swallow; a kind of bird believed to have no feet.

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative apūs apodēs
Genitive apodis apodum
Dative apodī apodibus
Accusative apodem apodēs
Ablative apode apodibus
Vocative apūs apodēs

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Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

apus

  1. first-person singular preterite of apor

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the past participle of the verb apune (to fade, set), from Latin apponere. Was the traditional word for "west", but today vest is used as the standard term. Compare also the descendants of Latin ponens in the Western Romance languages, which developed the meaning of "west".

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

apus m, n (feminine singular apusă, masculine plural apuși, feminine and neuter plural apuse)

  1. (of celestial bodies) set
  2. bygone, dead, vanished

Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

apus n (plural apusuri)

  1. (now uncommon) west
  2. sunset
  3. (figuratively) decline

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Verb[edit]

apus

  1. past participle of apune