saltus

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See also: ŝaltus

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin saltus (a leap)

Noun[edit]

saltus (plural saltus)

  1. A break of continuity in time.
  2. A leap from premises to conclusion.

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Esperanto[edit]

Verb[edit]

saltus

  1. conditional of salti

Ido[edit]

Verb[edit]

saltus

  1. conditional of saltar

Latin[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From saliō +‎ -tus.

Noun[edit]

saltus m (genitive saltūs); fourth declension

  1. a leap, jump; a leaping
    • natura non facit saltus
      Nature does not make leaps.
Inflection[edit]

Fourth declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative saltus saltūs
genitive saltūs saltuum
dative saltuī saltibus
accusative saltum saltūs
ablative saltū saltibus
vocative saltus saltūs

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Etymology 2[edit]

Perhaps related to silva.

Noun[edit]

saltus m (genitive saltūs); fourth declension

  1. A forest or mountain pasture; a pass, dale, ravine, glade.
  2. (historical units of measure) A saltus, a large unit of area (especially) in relation to tracts of public land.
Inflection[edit]

Fourth declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative saltus saltūs
genitive saltūs saltuum
dative saltuī saltibus
accusative saltum saltūs
ablative saltū saltibus
vocative saltus saltūs
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Adjective[edit]

saltus

  1. accusative plural masculine form of salts