larus

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See also: Larus and Lárus

Latin[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek λάρος (láros), from Proto-Indo-European *leh₂-, itself possibly imitative.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

larus m (genitive larī); second declension

  1. a ravenous seabird, perhaps a gull or mew

Declension[edit]

Second-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative larus larī
Genitive larī larōrum
Dative larō larīs
Accusative larum larōs
Ablative larō larīs
Vocative lare larī

Descendants[edit]

  • Translingual: Larus

References[edit]

  • larus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879
  • larus in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • larus in Gaffiot, Félix, Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette, 1934
  • Roberts, Edward A., A Comprehensive Etymological Dictionary of the Spanish Language with Families of Words based on Indo-European Roots, Xlibris Corporation, 2014, →ISBN