francus

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See also: frančus

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Frankish *Franko (a Frank); from Proto-Germanic *frankô (javelin), see also Old High German Franko (a Frank), Old English franca (spear, javelin). Compare Saxon, ultimately a derivative of Proto-Germanic *sahsą (knife, dagger).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

francus m (genitive francī); second declension

  1. (New Latin) franc (currency)

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative francus francī
genitive francī francōrum
dative francō francīs
accusative francum francōs
ablative francō francīs
vocative france francī

Adjective[edit]

francus m (feminine franca, neuter francum); first/second declension

  1. (Late Latin) Frank, of or pertaining to the Franks
  2. (Medieval Latin) French, of or pertaining to the French people.
  3. (Medieval Latin, substantive) a Frenchman

Inflection[edit]

First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative francus franca francum francī francae franca
genitive francī francae francī francōrum francārum francōrum
dative francō francae francō francīs francīs francīs
accusative francum francam francum francōs francās franca
ablative francō francā francō francīs francīs francīs
vocative france franca francum francī francae franca