EstonianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Low German halmosen or German Almosen.

NounEdit

almus (genitive almuse, partitive almust)

  1. alms

DeclensionEdit


LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *h₂el- (to grow, nourish). Cognate of alō, alumnus, and oleō.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

almus (feminine alma, neuter almum); first/second-declension adjective

  1. nourishing
  2. kind
  3. propitious

DeclensionEdit

First/second-declension adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative almus alma almum almī almae alma
Genitive almī almae almī almōrum almārum almōrum
Dative almō almō almīs
Accusative almum almam almum almōs almās alma
Ablative almō almā almō almīs
Vocative alme alma almum almī almae alma

DescendantsEdit

  • Spanish: almo

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