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See also: Morus and Mórus

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EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek μόρον (móron)

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

mōrus f (genitive mōrī); second declension

  1. the black mulberry tree

DeclensionEdit

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative mōrus mōrī
Genitive mōrī mōrōrum
Dative mōrō mōrīs
Accusative mōrum mōrōs
Ablative mōrō mōrīs
Vocative mōre mōrī

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DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • morus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • morus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • morus in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • morus in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • (ambiguous) to die at a good old age: exacta aetate mori
    • (ambiguous) to starve oneself to death: inediā mori or vitam finire
    • (ambiguous) to die a natural death: necessaria (opp. voluntaria) morte mori
    • (ambiguous) to die of wounds: ex vulnere mori (Fam. 10. 33)