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From ver +‎ -nus.



vernus (feminine verna, neuter vernum); first/second declension

  1. spring (attributive), vernal


First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative vernus verna vernum vernī vernae verna
genitive vernī vernae vernī vernōrum vernārum vernōrum
dative vernō vernō vernīs
accusative vernum vernam vernum vernōs vernās verna
ablative vernō vernā vernō vernīs
vocative verne verna vernum vernī vernae verna


  • vernus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • vernus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “vernus”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • vernus in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français [Illustrated Latin-French Dictionary], Hachette
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • the charms of spring: suavitas verni temporis
    • (ambiguous) in spring, summer, autumn, winter time: verno, aestivo, auctumnali, hiberno tempore