flexibilis

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From flectō (I bend, curve) +‎ -ibilis.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

flexibilis m, f (neuter flexibile); third declension

  1. flexible, pliant, able to be bent
  2. (of persons) tractable, pliant
  3. (of persons, pejorative) fickle, wavering, inconstant

InflectionEdit

Third declension, neuter nominative singular in -e.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative flexibilis flexibile flexibilēs flexibilia
genitive flexibilis flexibilis flexibilium flexibilium
dative flexibilī flexibilī flexibilibus flexibilibus
accusative flexibilem flexibile flexibilēs flexibilia
ablative flexibilī flexibilī flexibilibus flexibilibus
vocative flexibilis flexibile flexibilēs flexibilia

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ReferencesEdit

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