secus

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from the Latin.

Adverb[edit]

secus ‎(not comparable)

  1. (law) otherwise, to the contrary.

Anagrams[edit]


Latin[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root of sequor. Properly, following, later in rank or order, i. e. less than something mentioned before.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

secus (not comparable)

  1. otherwise, to the contrary
  2. differently

Preposition[edit]

secus ‎(+ accusative)

  1. (= secundum) by, beside, along, on
  2. according to, in proportion to

Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

See sexus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

secus n ‎(no genitive); irregular declension

  1. sex
Declension[edit]

Not declined; used only in the nominative and accusative singular.

Case Singular
nominative secus
genitive
dative
accusative secus
ablative
vocative

References[edit]

  • secus (1) and secus (2) in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879