Heterogeneous nouns

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Heterogeneous nouns (Gram) nouns having different genders in the singular and plural numbers; as, hic locus, of the masculine gender in the singular, and hi loci and hæc loca, both masculine and neuter in the plural; hoc cælum, neuter in the singular; hi cæli, masculine in the plural.
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Usage

In literature:

Heterogeneous nouns vary in Gender.
"New Latin Grammar" by Charles E. Bennett
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