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mors

  1. second-person singular present indicative form of morir

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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. (equestrian) bit

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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

mors f (genitive mortis); third declension

  1. death
  2. corpse
  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

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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, 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

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NounEdit

mors f

  1. plural of mort

NormanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin morsus.

NounEdit

mors m (plural mors)

  1. (Jersey, equestrian) bit

Norwegian BokmålEdit

NounEdit

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

  1. corpse
  2. indefinite singular genitive of mor

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.

VerbEdit

mors

  1. imperative of morse

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morsy

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NounEdit

mors m anim

  1. walrus (Arctic mammal)
  2. winter swimmer

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SwedishEdit

InterjectionEdit

mors!

  1. (slang) Hi!

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NounEdit

mors

  1. indefinite genitive singular of mor

TurkishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French morse.

NounEdit

mors (definite accusative morsi, plural morsler)

  1. walrus