LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

Perfect passive participle of videō (I see)

PronunciationEdit

ParticipleEdit

vīsus (feminine vīsa, neuter vīsum); first/second-declension participle

  1. having been seen
  2. having been looked (at)
  3. having been observed
  4. having been understood

DeclensionEdit

First/second-declension adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative vīsus vīsa vīsum vīsī vīsae vīsa
Genitive vīsī vīsae vīsī vīsōrum vīsārum vīsōrum
Dative vīsō vīsō vīsīs
Accusative vīsum vīsam vīsum vīsōs vīsās vīsa
Ablative vīsō vīsā vīsō vīsīs
Vocative vīse vīsa vīsum vīsī vīsae vīsa

NounEdit

vīsus m (genitive vīsūs); fourth declension

  1. The action of looking.
  2. The power of sight.
  3. A vision, sight, apparition.
  4. Appearance

DeclensionEdit

Fourth-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative vīsus vīsūs
Genitive vīsūs vīsuum
Dative vīsuī vīsibus
Accusative vīsum vīsūs
Ablative vīsū vīsibus
Vocative vīsus vīsūs

Related termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • English: advice, vision
  • French: avis, visage
  • Galician: viso
  • Istriot: veîso

ReferencesEdit

  • visus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • visus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • visus 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)
  • visus in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Carl Meißner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • I dreamed I saw..: in somnis visus (mihi) sum videre
    • (ambiguous) the question has forced itself on my mind: quaerendum esse mihi visum est

LatvianEdit

AdjectiveEdit

visus

  1. accusative plural masculine form of viss

PronounEdit

visus

  1. accusative plural masculine form of viss