naris

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

naris (plural nares)

  1. a nostril

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Etymology[edit]

From nāsus with rhotacism.

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Noun[edit]

nāris f (genitive nāris); third declension

  1. (usually in plural) A nostril, nose.
  2. An opening, orifice, vent, air-hole.

Inflection[edit]

Third declension i-stem.

Number Singular Plural
nominative nāris nārēs
genitive nāris nārium
dative nārī nāribus
accusative nārem nārēs
nārīs
ablative nāre nāribus
vocative nāris nārēs

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References[edit]

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