putus

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Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Malay putus, from Proto-Malayic, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian.

Adjective[edit]

putus

  1. cut off
  2. shortened

Latin[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *putós, from *pew- (to cleanse, purify). Cognate with pūrus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

putus m (feminine puta, neuter putum); first/second declension

  1. pure
Inflection[edit]

First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative putus puta putum putī putae puta
genitive putī putae putī putōrum putārum putōrum
dative putō putō putīs
accusative putum putam putum putōs putās puta
ablative putō putā putō putīs
vocative pute puta putum putī putae puta
Derived terms[edit]
Synonyms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Another form of pūsus, from puer.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

putus m (genitive putī); second declension

  1. a boy
Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative putus putī
genitive putī putōrum
dative putō putīs
accusative putum putōs
ablative putō putīs
vocative pute putī

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

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

Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayic (compare Indonesian putus), from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian (compare Fijian mudu, Maori mutu).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

putus

  1. cut off
  2. shortened

Verb[edit]

putus (used in the form memutus)

  1. to cut off
  2. to decide