See also: Ursus

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LatinEdit

 
ursus (a bear)

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Italic *orssos, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂ŕ̥tḱos(bear). Cognates include Ancient Greek ἄρκτος(árktos), Persian خرس(xers) and Sanskrit ऋक्ष(ṛ́kṣa).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ursus m ‎(genitive ursī); second declension

  1. a bear

InflectionEdit

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative ursus ursī
genitive ursī ursōrum
dative ursō ursīs
accusative ursum ursōs
ablative ursō ursīs
vocative urse ursī

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