See also: indus and Indus.

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Etymology 1Edit

Borrowed from Latin Indus, from Ancient Greek Ἰνδός (Indós), from Old Persian 𐏃𐎡𐎯𐎢𐏁 (h-i-du-u-š /hiⁿduš/), from Proto-Iranian *hínduš (compare Avestan 𐬵𐬌𐬧𐬛𐬎(hiṇdu)), from Proto-Indo-Iranian *síndʰuš or borrowed from Sanskrit सिन्धु (síndhu) (whence Sindh).

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Indus

  1. A large river in south-central Asia, rising in Tibet and flowing through India and Pakistan to the Arabian Sea.
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Etymology 2Edit

Named by Dutch explorers Pieter Dirkszoon Keyser and Frederick de Houtman between 1595 and 1597. From Latin Indus (Indian), commemorating American Indians.

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Indus

  1. (astronomy) A constellation of the southern sky between Grus and Pavo.
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A clipping of industry

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Indus

  1. A hamlet in Alberta, Canada

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Indus m

  1. the Indus river

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PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈinduʃ]
  • Hyphenation: In‧dus
  • Rhymes: -uʃ

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Indus

  1. Indus (a large river in south-central Asia)

DeclensionEdit

Inflection (stem in -o-, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative Indus
accusative Indust
dative Indusnak
instrumental Indussal
causal-final Indusért
translative Indussá
terminative Indusig
essive-formal Indusként
essive-modal
inessive Indusban
superessive Induson
adessive Indusnál
illative Indusba
sublative Indusra
allative Indushoz
elative Indusból
delative Indusról
ablative Industól
non-attributive
possessive - singular
Indusé
non-attributive
possessive - plural
Induséi
Possessive forms of Indus
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. Indusom Indusaim
2nd person sing. Indusod Indusaid
3rd person sing. Indusa Indusai
1st person plural Indusunk Indusaink
2nd person plural Indusotok Indusaitok
3rd person plural Indusuk Indusaik

LatinEdit

 
View of the river

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek Ἰνδός (Indós).

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Indus m sg (genitive Indī); second declension

  1. The Indus River.

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Second-declension noun, singular only.

Case Singular
Nominative Indus
Genitive Indī
Dative Indō
Accusative Indum
Ablative Indō
Vocative Inde

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ReferencesEdit

  • Indus”, in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • Indus in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition with additions by D. P. Carpenterius, Adelungius and others, edited by Léopold Favre, 1883–1887)
  • Indus”, in The Perseus Project (1999) Perseus Encyclopedia[1]
  • Indus”, in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • Indus”, in William Smith, editor (1854, 1857) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography, volume 1 & 2, London: Walton and Maberly