See also: héros

EnglishEdit

NounEdit

heros

  1. plural of hero; hero sandwiches
  2. Alternative spelling of heroes

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the Ancient Greek ἥρως (hḗrōs, hero”, “demigod).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

hērōs m (genitive hērōis); third declension

  1. (literally) demigod, hero
  2. (transferred sense, Ciceronian) an illustrious man

DeclensionEdit

Third-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative hērōs hērōēs
Genitive hērōis hērōum
Dative hērōī hērōibus
Accusative hērōem hērōēs
Ablative hērōe hērōibus
Vocative hērōs hērōēs

Related termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • English: hero
  • French: héros
  • German: Heroe, Heros
  • Italian: eroe

ReferencesEdit


PolishEdit

 
Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin hērōs, from Ancient Greek ἥρως (hḗrōs). Doublet of gieroj.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈxɛ.rɔs/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɛrɔs
  • Syllabification: he‧ros

NounEdit

heros m pers

  1. (Greek mythology) hero (demigod)
  2. (figuratively) hero (person of great bravery)
    Synonym: bohater

DeclensionEdit

Further readingEdit

  • heros in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • heros in Polish dictionaries at PWN