holus

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Old Latin helus, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰelh₃-os- (green things). Akin to helvus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

holus n (genitive holeris); third declension

  1. vegetable; greens

Inflection[edit]

Third declension neuter.

Number Singular Plural
nominative holus holera
genitive holeris holerum
dative holerī holeribus
accusative holus holera
ablative holere holeribus
vocative holus holera

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Michiel de Vaan (2008), Etymological Dictionary of Latin and the other Italic Languages, Leiden, Boston: Brill Academic Publishers, page 287