herpes

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See also: Herpes and herpès

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin herpes, from Ancient Greek ἕρπης ‎(hérpēs, herpes; literally, a creeping), from ἕρπειν ‎(hérpein, to creep).

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herpes ‎(plural herpeses)

  1. (medicine) A viral infection, caused by Human herpesvirus 1 and Human herpesvirus 2, marked by painful, watery blisters in the skin or mucous membranes or on the genitals.

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Czech[edit]

Noun[edit]

herpes m

  1. herpes

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Finnish[edit]

Noun[edit]

herpes

  1. (pathology) herpes (common language term for herpes simplex)

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Inflection of herpes (Kotus type 39/vastaus, no gradation)
nominative herpes
genitive herpeksen
partitive herpestä
illative herpekseen
singular plural
nominative herpes
accusative nom.? herpes
gen. herpeksen
genitive herpeksen
partitive herpestä
inessive herpeksessä
elative herpeksestä
illative herpekseen
adessive herpeksellä
ablative herpekseltä
allative herpekselle
essive herpeksenä
translative herpekseksi
instructive
abessive herpeksettä
comitative

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Portuguese[edit]

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herpes m or f (in variation) (plural herpes)

  1. (medicine) herpes (viral disease)

Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

herpes m, f ‎(plural herpes)

  1. herpes