nasus

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Latin[edit]

nāsus (nose)

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Etymology[edit]

Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *néh₂s-.

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Noun[edit]

nāsus m (genitive nāsī); second declension

  1. (anatomy) nose
  2. sense of smell
  3. (by extension) spout, nozzle

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative nāsus nāsī
genitive nāsī nāsōrum
dative nāsō nāsīs
accusative nāsum nāsōs
ablative nāsō nāsīs
vocative nāse nāsī

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References[edit]

  • nasus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • nasus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “nasus”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • nasus” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • nasus in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • nasus in William Smith, editor (1854, 1857) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography, volume 1 & 2, London: Walton and Maberly