scarus

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin. See scar(a kind of fish).

Noun[edit]

scarus ‎(plural scari)

  1. A Mediterranean food fish (Sparisoma scarus); parrotfish.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek σκάρος(skáros).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

scarus m ‎(genitive scarī); second declension

  1. scar, a kind of fish

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative scarus scarī
genitive scarī scarōrum
dative scarō scarīs
accusative scarum scarōs
ablative scarō scarīs
vocative scare scarī

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Old Irish[edit]

Verb[edit]

·scarus

  1. first-person singular preterite conjunct of scaraid