porus

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See also: pórus

Catalan[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin porus, attested from the 14th century.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

porus m (plural porus)

  1. pore (a tiny opening in the skin)

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ “porus” in Gran Diccionari de la Llengua Catalana, Grup Enciclopèdia Catalana.

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Latin[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Ancient Greek πόρος (póros).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

porus m (genitive porī); second declension

  1. pore, passage in the body.
Declension[edit]

Second-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative porus porī
Genitive porī porōrum
Dative porō porīs
Accusative porum porōs
Ablative porō porīs
Vocative pore porī
Descendants[edit]
  • Catalan: porus, por
  • Galician: poro
  • Italian: poro
  • Portuguese: poro
  • Spanish: poro

Etymology 2[edit]

From Ancient Greek πῶρος (pôros).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pōrus m (genitive pōrī); second declension

  1. tufa
Declension[edit]

Second-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative pōrus pōrī
Genitive pōrī pōrōrum
Dative pōrō pōrīs
Accusative pōrum pōrōs
Ablative pōrō pōrīs
Vocative pōre pōrī

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Latvian[edit]

Noun[edit]

porus m

  1. (dialectal form) accusative plural form of pors