uterus

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See also: Uterus and utérus

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin uterus (womb, belly).

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  • (UK, US) IPA(key): /ˈjuː.təɹ.əs/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: u‧ter‧us

Noun[edit]

uterus (plural uteri or uteruses)

  1. (anatomy) The womb, an organ of the female reproductive system in which the young are conceived and develop until birth.

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Czech[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From English uterus, from Latin uterus.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈutɛrus]
  • Hyphenation: ute‧rus

Noun[edit]

uterus m inan

  1. (anatomy) womb, uterus
    Synonym: děloha

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Further reading[edit]

  • uterus in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • uterus in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

Indonesian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From English uterus, from Latin uterus, from Proto-Indo-European *úderos (abdomen, stomach), from *úd (out, outward) +‎ *-eros (contrastive suffix).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈʊtɛrʊs]
  • Hyphenation: utè‧rus

Noun[edit]

uterus (plural, first-person possessive uterusku, second-person possessive uterusmu, third-person possessive uterusnya)

  1. (anatomy, medicine, zoology) womb, uterus.
    Synonyms: kandungan, peranakan, rahim

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  • saudara (sibling, literally from the same womb)

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Latin[edit]

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Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *úderos (abdomen, stomach), from *úd (out, outward) +‎ *-eros (contrastive suffix).[1][2]

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Noun[edit]

uterus m (genitive uterī); second declension

  1. (anatomy) womb, uterus
  2. fetus, newborn
  3. belly, paunch

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Second-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative uterus uterī
Genitive uterī uterōrum
Dative uterō uterīs
Accusative uterum uterōs
Ablative uterō uterīs
Vocative utere uterī

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Mallory, J. P.; Adams, D. Q., The Oxford Introduction to Proto-Indo-European and the Proto-Indo-European World (Oxford Linguistics), New York: Oxford University Press, 2006, →ISBN, page 282
  2. ^ De Vaan, Michiel, “uterus”, in Etymological Dictionary of Latin and the other Italic Languages (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 7)‎[1], Leiden, Boston: Brill, 2008, →ISBN, page 647

Further reading[edit]

  • uterus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879
  • uterus in Charlton T. Lewis, An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers, 1891
  • uterus in Gaffiot, Félix, Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette, 1934

Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin uterus (womb, belly).

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uterus (Jawi spelling اوتروس‎, plural uterus-uterus, informal 1st possessive uterusku, impolite 2nd possessive uterusmu, 3rd possessive uterusnya)

  1. (anatomy) Womb, uterus

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