scurra

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Perhaps from Etruscan.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

scurra m (genitive scurrae); first declension

  1. elegant man about town, dandy, rake
  2. jester, joker

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative scurra scurrae
genitive scurrae scurrārum
dative scurrae scurrīs
accusative scurram scurrās
ablative scurrā scurrīs
vocative scurra scurrae

References[edit]

  • scurra in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • scurra in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “scurra”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • scurra” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • scurra in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers