glos

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See also: głos and Glos

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

glōs f ‎(genitive glōris); third declension

  1. (Classical) 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.

Number 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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