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EtymologyEdit

From Latin uterus (womb, belly).

PronunciationEdit

  • (UK, US) IPA(key): /ˈjuː.təɹ.əs/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: u‧ter‧us

NounEdit

uterus (plural uteri or uteruses)

  1. (anatomy) The womb, an organ of the female reproductive system in which the young are conceived and develop until birth.

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LatinEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *(H)udéros (belly). Cognate with Ancient Greek ὕδερος (húderos, swollen belly; dropsy).[1][2]

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NounEdit

uterus m (genitive uterī); second declension

  1. (anatomy) womb, uterus
  2. fetus, newborn
  3. belly, paunch

InflectionEdit

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative uterus uterī
genitive uterī uterōrum
dative uterō uterīs
accusative uterum uterōs
ablative uterō uterīs
vocative utere uterī

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Mallory, J. P.; Adams, D. Q. (2006) The Oxford Introduction to Proto-Indo-European and the Proto-Indo-European World (Oxford Linguistics), New York: Oxford University Press, ISBN 978-0199296682, page 282
  2. ^ De Vaan, Michiel (2008), “uterus”, in Etymological Dictionary of Latin and the other Italic Languages (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 7), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 647

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MalayEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin uterus (womb, belly).

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NounEdit

uterus (Jawi spelling اوتروس, plural uterus-uterus)

  1. (anatomy) Womb, uterus

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