אנוס

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Etymology 1Edit

Participle of אנס (anás), from the root א־נ־ס ('-n-s).

AdjectiveEdit

אָנוּס (anúsm sg indef. (f sg indef. אֲנוּסָה, m pl indef. אֲנוּסִים, f pl indef. אֲנוּסוֹת)

  1. forced; compelled; obliged

NounEdit

אָנוּס (anúsm (plural indefinite form אנוסים, singular construct form אנוס; feminine counterpart אנוסה)

  1. (Judaism) A Jew who is forced to violate Jewish law, or (in extreme cases) to convert to another religion.
  2. (historical) Specifically, a converso, especially a marrano or marisco.

Etymology 2Edit

Ultimately from Latin anus.

NounEdit

אָנוּס (ánusm (plural indefinite form אנוסים, singular construct form אנוס; feminine counterpart אנוסה)

  1. (anatomy) anus
SynonymsEdit

Etymology 3Edit

Action noun of אינס \ אִנֵּס (inés), from the root א־נ־ס ('-n-s).

NounEdit

אִנּוּס (inúsm

  1. Defective spelling of אינוס.
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