sorex

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search
See also: Sorex

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Uncertain; possibly related to susurrus, or Ancient Greek ὕραξ (húrax, shrewmouse).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

sōrex m (genitive sōricis); third declension

  1. shrew, shrewmouse
  2. (Late Latin, Medieval Latin) mouse

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative sōrex sōricēs
Genitive sōricis sōricum
Dative sōricī sōricibus
Accusative sōricem sōricēs
Ablative sōrice sōricibus
Vocative sōrex sōricēs

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]