vultus

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Latin[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *wel- (to see), see also Tocharian B yel- ‘to examine’ and Welsh gweld.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

vultus m (genitive vultūs); fourth declension

  1. expression, appearance, looks
  2. (anatomy) face

Declension[edit]

Fourth-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative vultus vultūs
Genitive vultūs vultuum
Dative vultuī vultibus
Accusative vultum vultūs
Ablative vultū vultibus
Vocative vultus vultūs

Synonyms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Italian: volto
  • Occitan: vòlt
  • Old French: volt
  • Portuguese: vulto
  • Spanish: bulto, vulto

Noun[edit]

vultus

  1. vocative singular of vultus

Noun[edit]

vultūs

  1. genitive singular of vultus
  2. nominative plural of vultus
  3. accusative plural of vultus
  4. vocative plural of vultus

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