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EtymologyEdit

From the Proto-Indo-European *-iHwós, an extended form of *-wós. Cognate with Ancient Greek -εῖος (-eîos) (whence also some Latin forms in -ēus).

PronunciationEdit

SuffixEdit

-īvus m (feminine -īva, neuter -īvum); first/second declension

  1. Adjective suffix.
    Added to the perfect passive participial stem of verbs, forming a deverbal adjective meaning “doing” or “related to doing”
    agōāctusāctīvus
    stōstatusstatīvus
    Less frequently added to noun stems
    fēstumfēstīvus
    fūrtumfūrtīvus

DeclensionEdit

First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative -īvus -īva -īvum -īvī -īvae -īva
genitive -īvī -īvae -īvī -īvōrum -īvārum -īvōrum
dative -īvō -īvō -īvīs
accusative -īvum -īvam -īvum -īvōs -īvās -īva
ablative -īvō -īvā -īvō -īvīs
vocative -īve -īva -īvum -īvī -īvae -īva

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