murus

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EtymologyEdit

From Latin murus.

NounEdit

murus ‎(plural muri)

  1. wall
  2. (palynology) A pattern-forming ridge on the surface of a pollen grain.

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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Latin *moerus, *moiros, from Proto-Indo-European *mey- ‎(to fix, to build fortifications or fences), see also Latin mūnīre ‎(to protect), Old Norse -mæri ‎(border-land, boundary), Old English mære ‎(landmark, border, boundary)

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NounEdit

mūrus m ‎(genitive mūrī); second declension

  1. a wall

InflectionEdit

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative mūrus mūrī
genitive mūrī mūrōrum
dative mūrō mūrīs
accusative mūrum mūrōs
ablative mūrō mūrīs
vocative mūre mūrī

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