inferus

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *n̥dʰér. Cognate with English under.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

īnferus m ‎(feminine īnfera, neuter īnferum); first/second declension

  1. low
  2. (plural) the souls of the dead

Inflection[edit]

First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative īnferus īnfera īnferum īnferī īnferae īnfera
genitive īnferī īnferae īnferī īnferōrum īnferārum īnferōrum
dative īnferō īnferae īnferō īnferīs īnferīs īnferīs
accusative īnferum īnferam īnferum īnferōs īnferās īnfera
ablative īnferō īnferā īnferō īnferīs īnferīs īnferīs
vocative īnfere īnfera īnferum īnferī īnferae īnfera

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Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • inferus” in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879.