serus

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Italic *sēros, from Proto-Indo-European *seh₁-. Cognate with Old Irish sír, Welsh hwyr. See also sērius.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

sērus (feminine sēra, neuter sērum, comparative sērior, superlative sērissimus, adverb sērō); first/second-declension adjective

  1. late, too late
    Synonym: tardus
  2. slow, tardy
    Synonyms: lentus, tardus, languidus
    Antonyms: rapidus, vēlōx, levis, celer, properus, promptus, facilis

Declension[edit]

First/second-declension adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative sērus sēra sērum sērī sērae sēra
Genitive sērī sērae sērī sērōrum sērārum sērōrum
Dative sērō sērō sērīs
Accusative sērum sēram sērum sērōs sērās sēra
Ablative sērō sērā sērō sērīs
Vocative sēre sēra sērum sērī sērae sēra

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • serus”, in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • serus”, in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • serus in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré latin-français, Hachette
  • De Vaan, Michiel (2008) Etymological Dictionary of Latin and the other Italic Languages (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 7)‎[1], Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN

Latvian[edit]

Noun[edit]

serus m

  1. accusative plural form of sers