glos

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See also: głos and Glos

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the Proto-Indo-European *ǵl̥h₂ów- (sister-in-law). Cognates include Ancient Greek γάλως (gálōs), Old Church Slavonic зълъва (zŭlŭva) (whence Russian золо́вка (zolóvka)), Phrygian γέλαρος, and Old Armenian տալ (tal).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

glōs f (genitive glōris); third declension

  1. (Classical Latin) the sister of one’s husband, one’s sister-in-law
  2. (Late Latin and Medieval Latin) the wife of one’s brother, one’s sister-in-law
    • (Can we find and add a quotation of Nonius Marcellus to this entry?)

Declension[edit]

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative glōs glōrēs
genitive glōris glōrum
dative glōrī glōribus
accusative glōrem glōrēs
ablative glōre glōribus
vocative glōs glōrēs

Synonyms[edit]

  • (wife of one’s brother): frātria (Classical)

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