See also: Varus

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NounEdit

varus ‎(uncountable)

  1. A deformity in which the foot is turned inward.

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *wer- ‎(high raised spot or other bodily infirmity). Compare Old English wearte ‎(wart) Swedish varbulde ‎(pus, swelling), Latin verruca ‎(wart). More at English varix, vary.

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AdjectiveEdit

vārus m ‎(feminine vāra, neuter vārum); first/second declension

  1. bent outwards
  2. bandy, bow-legged

InflectionEdit

First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative vārus vāra vārum vārī vārae vāra
genitive vārī vārae vārī vārōrum vārārum vārōrum
dative vārō vārō vārīs
accusative vārum vāram vārum vārōs vārās vāra
ablative vārō vārā vārō vārīs
vocative vāre vāra vārum vārī vārae vāra

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ReferencesEdit

  • varus in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • varus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • VARUS in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • varus in Félix Gaffiot (1934), Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Paris: Hachette.
  • varus in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • varus in William Smith, editor (1848) A Dictionary of Greek Biography and Mythology, London: John Murray
  • varus in William Smith., editor (1854, 1857) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography, volume 1 & 2, London: Walton and Maberly
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