See also: sursum-

LatinEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From su(p)s +‎ vorsum, variants of sub (under, below) and versum (towards, -wards).

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

sūrsum (not comparable)

  1. above
  2. upwards, up

AntonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

From the form sūsum:

  • Aromanian: sus, nsus
  • Catalan: ensús, sus
  • Dalmatian: sois
  • Old French: sus
    • Middle French: sus
    • Norman: sus (Guernsey)

ReferencesEdit

  • sursum”, in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • sursum”, in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • sursum in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition with additions by D. P. Carpenterius, Adelungius and others, edited by Léopold Favre, 1883–1887)
  • sursum in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré latin-français, Hachette
  • Meyer-Lübke, Wilhelm (1911), “sū(r)sum”, in Romanisches etymologisches Wörterbuch (in German), page 638