crus

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See also: crûs

English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from Latin crūs.

Noun[edit]

crus (plural crura)

  1. The lower leg.
  2. A leglike part; shank.

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

crus

  1. plural of cru

Anagrams[edit]


Catalan[edit]

Adjective[edit]

crus

  1. masculine plural of cru

French[edit]

Adjective[edit]

crus

  1. masculine plural of cru

Verb[edit]

crus m pl

  1. masculine plural of the past participle of croire

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Unclear. Maybe related to Old Armenian սրունք (srunkʿ, leg, shank).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

crūs n (genitive crūris); third declension

  1. leg

Inflection[edit]

Third declension neuter.

Case Singular Plural
nominative crūs crūra
genitive crūris crūrum
dative crūrī crūribus
accusative crūs crūra
ablative crūre crūribus
vocative crūs crūra

References[edit]

  • crus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • crus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “crus”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • crus” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • crus in William Smith, editor (1848) A Dictionary of Greek Biography and Mythology, London: John Murray
  • De Vaan, Michiel (2008) Etymological Dictionary of Latin and the other Italic Languages (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 7), Leiden, Boston: Brill

Norman[edit]

Verb[edit]

crus

  1. first-person singular preterite of craithe

Portuguese[edit]

Adjective[edit]

crus m pl

  1. Masculine plural of adjective cru.