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Latin

Etymology

From Proto-Indo-European *mr̥-, *mr̥-to- (death). Cognate with Ancient Greek βροτός (mortal) (from an earlier form *μροτός), Germanic *murþaz (Old English morþ, English murder), Celtic *marwo- (Old Irish marb, Welsh marw (died)), Lithuanian mirtìs (death), Finnish marras (noun "soulf of a dead person/dying person/omen of death", adj: "dead").

Noun

mors (genitive mortis); f, third declension

  1. death
  2. corpse
  3. annihilation

Inflection

Number Singular Plural
nominative mors mortēs
genitive mortis mortium
dative mortī mortibus
accusative mortem mortēs 1
ablative morte mortibus
vocative mors mortēs
1 May also be mortīs.

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Norwegian

Noun

mors n. (definite singular morset; indefinite plural mors; definite plural morsa/morsene)

  1. corpse
  2. Indefinite singular genitive of mor.
  3. Indefinite plural of mors.

Usage notes

Using mors instead of the more common lik is a special usage found among health workers. The use of the term in this way is unknown in the general population.

Verb

mors

  1. Imperative of morse.

Polish

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Pronunciation

Noun

mors m. [[Category:Template:lang:pl nouns|mors]]

  1. walrus (Arctic mammal)

Declension

Singular Plural
Nominative mors morsy
Genitive morsa morsów
Dative morsowi morsom
Accusative morsa morsy
Instrumental morsem morsami
Locative morsie morsach
Vocative morsie morsy

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Swedish

Noun

mors

  1. Indefinite singular genitive of mor.

Interjection

mors!

  1. (slang) Hi!

See also

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