See also: Larus and Lárus

LatinEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek λάρος (láros), from Proto-Indo-European *leh₂-, itself possibly imitative.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

larus m (genitive larī); second declension

  1. a ravenous seabird, perhaps a gull or mew

DeclensionEdit

Second-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative larus larī
Genitive larī larōrum
Dative larō larīs
Accusative larum larōs
Ablative larō larīs
Vocative lare larī

DescendantsEdit

  • Translingual: Larus

ReferencesEdit

  • larus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • larus 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)
  • larus in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Roberts, Edward A. (2014) A Comprehensive Etymological Dictionary of the Spanish Language with Families of Words based on Indo-European Roots, Xlibris Corporation, →ISBN