spurcus

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From Proto-Indo-European *sper-. Confer with Latin spurius, parcus, spargō, spernō, Ancient Greek σπείρω ‎(speírō), English spurn, spread, spare.

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spurcus m ‎(feminine spurca, neuter spurcum); first/second declension

  1. dirty, foul, unclean
  2. (figuratively) morally-polluted, base, mean

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First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative spurcus spurca spurcum spurcī spurcae spurca
genitive spurcī spurcae spurcī spurcōrum spurcārum spurcōrum
dative spurcō spurcō spurcīs
accusative spurcum spurcam spurcum spurcōs spurcās spurca
ablative spurcō spurcā spurcō spurcīs
vocative spurce spurca spurcum spurcī spurcae spurca

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