marcus

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Dalmatian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *(a)māricōsus, from Latin amārus. Compare Spanish and Portuguese amargoso, Sardinian marigosu.

Adjective[edit]

marcus

  1. bitter

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Latin[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from Frankish *mark, *marka.

Noun[edit]

marcus m (genitive marcī); second declension[1][2]

  1. (Medieval Latin) mark (unit of currency, measurement)
Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative marcus marcī
genitive marcī marcōrum
dative marcō marcīs
accusative marcum marcōs
ablative marcō marcīs
vocative marce marcī
Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Niermeyer, Jan Frederik (1976), “marca”, in Mediae Latinitatis Lexicon Minus (in Latin), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 653
  2. ^ du Cange, Charles (1883), “marcus”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre

Etymology 2[edit]

Unclear, compare malleus.

Noun[edit]

marcus m (genitive marcī); second declension

  1. large hammer
Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative marcus marcī
genitive marcī marcōrum
dative marcō marcīs
accusative marcum marcōs
ablative marcō marcīs
vocative marce marcī
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