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English

Noun

Singular
vesper

Plural
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  1. The bell that summons worshipers to vespers; the vesper-bell
  2. (poetic) evening

Latin

Etymology

From Proto-Indo-European *wekʷsperos. Cognates include Ancient Greek ἕσπερος (hesperos), Old Church Slavonic вєчєръ (večerŭ) and Armenian գիշեր (gišer).

Noun

vesper (genitive vesperī or vesperis); m., second or third declension

  1. the evening, even, eve, even-tide
  2. the evening-star

Inflection

Number Singular Plural
nominative vesper vesperī, vesperēs
genitive vesperī, vesperis vesperōrum, vesperum
dative vesperō, vesperī vesperīs, vesperibus
accusative vesperum, vesperem vesperōs, vesperēs
ablative vesperō, vespere vesperīs, vesperibus
vocative vesper vesperī, vesperēs

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