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From Ancient Greek σιμός (simós).



sīmus (feminine sīma, neuter sīmum); first/second-declension adjective

  1. snub-nosed
  2. flattened, splayed


First/second-declension adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative sīmus sīma sīmum sīmī sīmae sīma
Genitive sīmī sīmae sīmī sīmōrum sīmārum sīmōrum
Dative sīmō sīmō sīmīs
Accusative sīmum sīmam sīmum sīmōs sīmās sīma
Ablative sīmō sīmā sīmō sīmīs
Vocative sīme sīma sīmum sīmī sīmae sīma

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  1. first-person plural present active subjunctive of sum


  • simus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • simus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • simus in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition with additions by D. P. Carpenterius, Adelungius and others, edited by Léopold Favre, 1883–1887)
  • simus in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • simus in The Perseus Project (1999) Perseus Encyclopedia[1]
  • simus in William Smith, editor (1848) A Dictionary of Greek Biography and Mythology, London: John Murray