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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin pardus.

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NounEdit

pardus m (genitive singular parduss, nominative plural pardusar)

  1. panther, leopard

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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek πάρδος (párdos, pard, male leopard), probably ultimately an Indo-Iranian borrowing related to Persian پلنگ(panther) and Sanskrit पृदाकु (pṛdāku, panther).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

pardus m (genitive pardī); second declension

  1. pard: a male leopard
  2. (zoology) other mottled or spotted animals
  3. brown

DeclensionEdit

Second-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative pardus pardī
Genitive pardī pardōrum
Dative pardō pardīs
Accusative pardum pardōs
Ablative pardō pardīs
Vocative parde pardī

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DescendantsEdit

  • Asturian: pardu
  • English: pard
  • Galician: pardo
  • Portuguese: pardo
  • Spanish: pardo

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