solus

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

Probably related to se ‎(oneself). See English self, seldom.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

sōlus m ‎(feminine sōla, neuter sōlum); first/second declension

  1. alone, sole, only, by oneself with no others around
  2. solitary, uninhabited

InflectionEdit

First/second declension, with the genitive singular in -īus and the dative singular in .

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative sōlus sōla sōlum sōlī sōlae sōla
genitive sōlīus sōlīus sōlīus sōlōrum sōlārum sōlōrum
dative sōlī sōlī sōlī sōlīs sōlīs sōlīs
accusative sōlum sōlam sōlum sōlōs sōlās sōla
ablative sōlō sōlā sōlō sōlīs sōlīs sōlīs
vocative sōle sōla sōlum sōlī sōlae sōla

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Old IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

so- +‎ lés (compare dolus)

AdjectiveEdit

solus

  1. bright
  2. (of sound) clear
  3. (intellectually) clear, lucid

NounEdit

solus m

  1. light
  2. clarity, intelligibility

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