EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin secus.

AdverbEdit

secus (not comparable)

  1. (law) otherwise, to the contrary.

AnagramsEdit


LatinEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Indo-European *sekʷ- (to follow), the same root of sequor. Properly, following, later in rank or order, i. e. less than something mentioned before.

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

secus (not comparable)

  1. otherwise, to the contrary
  2. differently

PrepositionEdit

secus (+ accusative)

  1. by, beside, along, on
    Synonym: secundum
  2. according to, in proportion to

Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

See sexus.

NounEdit

secus n (indeclinable)

  1. sex

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