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lugubris

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From lūgeō (mourn, lament).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

lūgubris m, f (neuter lūgubre); third declension

  1. of or pertaining to mourning
  2. that causes mourning, disastrous; pitiable
  3. mournful, doleful, plaintive
  4. gloomy, sinister, mean

InflectionEdit

Third declension, neuter nominative singular in -e.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative lūgubris lūgubre lūgubrēs lūgubria
genitive lūgubris lūgubris lūgubrium lūgubrium
dative lūgubrī lūgubrī lūgubribus lūgubribus
accusative lūgubrem lūgubre lūgubrēs lūgubria
ablative lūgubrī lūgubrī lūgubribus lūgubribus
vocative lūgubris lūgubre lūgubrēs lūgubria

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DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

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