Latin edit

Etymology edit

From Ancient Greek νόθος (nóthos).

Pronunciation edit

Adjective edit

nothus (feminine notha, neuter nothum); first/second-declension adjective

  1. spurious
  2. illegitimate, bastard (but of a known father)
  3. false, counterfeit

Declension edit

First/second-declension adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative nothus notha nothum nothī nothae notha
Genitive nothī nothae nothī nothōrum nothārum nothōrum
Dative nothō nothō nothīs
Accusative nothum notham nothum nothōs nothās notha
Ablative nothō nothā nothō nothīs
Vocative nothe notha nothum nothī nothae notha

See also edit

References edit

  • nothus”, in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • nothus”, in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • nothus in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré latin-français, Hachette.