LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Italic *snuzos, from Proto-Indo-European *snusós.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

nurus f (genitive nurūs); fourth declension

  1. daughter-in-law

DeclensionEdit

Fourth-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative nurus nurūs
Genitive nurūs nuruum
Dative nuruī nuribus
Accusative nurum nurūs
Ablative nurū nuribus
Vocative nurus nurūs

DescendantsEdit

The Romance descendants of this word reflect a Vulgar Latin *nŏra, regularized into the first declension which is usual for feminines, but preserving the o expected from PIE *u before *s > r (the classical u is irregular).

  • Aromanian: norã, nor
  • Asturian: nuera, ñuera
  • Catalan: nora
  • Friulian: nore
  • Galician: nora
  • Italian: nuora
  • Mozarabic:
    Arabic: نُورة(nora)
    Hebrew: נוֹרה(nora)
  • Neapolitan: nòra

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