cerasus

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek κερασός (kerasós, bird cherry), possibly of Anatolian origin.

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

cerasus f (genitive cerasī); second declension

  1. cherry tree
  2. cherry

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative cerasus cerasī
genitive cerasī cerasōrum
dative cerasō cerasīs
accusative cerasum cerasōs
ablative cerasō cerasīs
vocative cerase cerasī

Related terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • cerasus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • cerasus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • cerasus” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • cerasus in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • cerasus in William Smith, editor (1854, 1857) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography, volume 1 & 2, London: Walton and Maberly