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adulter

EnglishEdit

VerbEdit

adulter (third-person singular simple present adulters, present participle adultering, simple past and past participle adultered)

  1. (obsolete) To commit adultery.
  2. (obsolete) To pollute something; to adulterate.

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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From ad (to, towards) + alter (the other, second).

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AdjectiveEdit

adulter m (feminine adultera, neuter adulterum); first/second declension

  1. adulterous, unchaste
  2. (by extension) counterfeit, false

InflectionEdit

First/second declension, masculine nominative singular in -er.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative adulter adultera adulterum adulterī adulterae adultera
genitive adulterī adulterae adulterī adulterōrum adulterārum adulterōrum
dative adulterō adulterae adulterō adulterīs adulterīs adulterīs
accusative adulterum adulteram adulterum adulterōs adulterās adultera
ablative adulterō adulterā adulterō adulterīs adulterīs adulterīs
vocative adulter adultera adulterum adulterī adulterae adultera

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NounEdit

adulter m (genitive adulterī); second declension

  1. adulterer or adulteress, paramour

InflectionEdit

Second declension, nominative singular in -er.

Number Singular Plural
nominative adulter adulterī
genitive adulterī adulterōrum
dative adulterō adulterīs
accusative adulterum adulterōs
ablative adulterō adulterīs
vocative adulter
adultere
adulterī

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ReferencesEdit

  • adulter in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879