See also: Mors and MORs

CatalanEdit

VerbEdit

mors

  1. second-person singular present indicative form of morir

DanishEdit

NounEdit

mors c

  1. indefinite genitive singular of mor

DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)

VerbEdit

mors

  1. first-person singular present indicative of morsen
  2. imperative of morsen

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin morsus.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

mors m (plural mors)

  1. (equestrianism) bit

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit


LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Italic *mortis, from Proto-Indo-European *mértis (death), from *mer- (to die). Related to morior (I die).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

mors f (genitive mortis); third declension

  1. death
    Synonyms: fūnus, exitus, perniciēs, fātum, somnus, fīnis, sopor
  2. corpse, dead body
    Synonyms: cadāver, corpus, fūnus
  3. annihilation

DeclensionEdit

Third-declension noun (i-stem).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative mors mortēs
Genitive mortis mortium
Dative mortī mortibus
Accusative mortem mortēs
mortīs
Ablative morte mortibus
Vocative mors mortēs

HyponymsEdit

Related termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • mors”, in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • mors”, in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • mors 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)
  • mors in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré latin-français, Hachette
  • Carl Meißner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to depart this life: mortem (diem supremum) obire
    • an untimely death: mors immatura or praematura
    • to commit suicide: mortem sibi consciscere
    • to meet death (by violence): mortem oppetere
    • to die for one's country: mortem occumbere pro patria
    • to poison oneself: veneno sibi mortem consciscere
    • to drain the cup of poison: poculum mortis (mortiferum) exhaurire (Cluent. 11. 31)
    • some one's death has plunged me in grief: mors alicuius luctum mihi attulit
    • to threaten some one with death, crucifixion, torture, war: minitari (minari) alicui mortem, crucem et tormenta, bellum
    • to beg for life: mortem deprecari (B. G. 7. 40. 6)
  • mors”, in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers

Middle FrenchEdit

NounEdit

mors f

  1. plural of mort

NormanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin morsus.

NounEdit

mors m (plural mors)

  1. (Jersey, equestrianism) bit

Norwegian BokmålEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Possibly a borrowing from Latin mors (death).

NounEdit

mors n (definite singular morset, indefinite plural mors, definite plural morsa or morsene)

  1. corpse
Usage notesEdit

Using mors instead of the more common lik is a special usage found among health workers. The use of the term in this way is unknown in the general population.

Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

VerbEdit

mors

  1. imperative of morse

PolishEdit

 
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morsy

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French morse, from Russian мо́рж (mórž), from a Uralic language. Compare Finnish mursu, Skolt Sami moršša.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

mors m anim

  1. walrus (Arctic mammal)

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

adjectives

NounEdit

mors m pers

  1. winter swimmer

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

verb

Further readingEdit

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

SwedishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Possibly an alteration of morgon (morning), or from Tavringer Romani mus, muss, musij, mossj, måssj (man, person), from Romani murś (man). Related to Sanskrit मनुष्य (manuṣya, man). Compare English mush.

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

InterjectionEdit

mors!

  1. (colloquial) hi, hello
  2. (colloquial) bye
Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • mors in Svensk ordbok (SO)
  • Gerd Carling (2005), “musch”, in Romani i svenskan: Storstadsslang och standardspråk, Stockholm: Carlsson, →ISBN, page 93

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

mors

  1. indefinite genitive singular of mor.

AnagramsEdit


TurkishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French morse.

NounEdit

mors (definite accusative morsi, plural morsler)

  1. walrus