pardus

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek πάρδος (párdos, pard, male leopard), probably ultimately an Indo-Iranian borrowing related to Persian پلنگ (panther) and Sanskrit पृदाकु (pṛdāku, panther).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pardus m (genitive pardī); second declension

  1. pard: a male leopard
  2. (zoology) other mottled or spotted animals
  3. brown

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative pardus pardī
genitive pardī pardōrum
dative pardō pardīs
accusative pardum pardōs
ablative pardō pardīs
vocative parde pardī

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  • pardus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • pardus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “pardus”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • pardus” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)