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This Latin entry contains reconstructed words and roots. As such, the term(s) in this entry are not directly attested, but are hypothesized to have existed based on comparative evidence.

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EtymologyEdit

From Latin hispānus (Hispanic; Spanish) < Hispānia, with diminutive -olus.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

*Hispāniolus (feminine *Hispāniola, neuter *Hispāniolum); first/second declension

  1. Of Spain (or the Iberian peninsula).

InflectionEdit

First/second declension.

Italo-Western declension of *hispāniolus
Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative *ẹspaniǫ́lọs *ẹspaniǫ́la *ẹspaniǫ́lọ *ẹspaniǫ́li *ẹspaniǫ́lę *ẹspaniǫ́la
genitive *ẹspaniǫ́li *ẹspaniǫ́lę *ẹspaniǫ́li *ẹspaniǫlọ́rọ *ẹspaniǫlárọ *ẹspaniǫlọ́rọ
dative *ẹspaniǫ́lọ *ẹspaniǫ́lę *ẹspaniǫ́lọ *ẹspaniǫ́lis *ẹspaniǫ́lis *ẹspaniǫ́lis
accusative-ablative *ẹspaniǫ́lọ *ẹspaniǫ́lã *ẹspaniǫ́lọ *ẹspaniǫ́lọs *ẹspaniǫ́las *ẹspaniǫ́la

DescendantsEdit

(note that the below descendants are likely derived through Old Occitan espaignol rather than being inherited directly from Latin, or taken later from Spanish español (itself also from Provençal), or formed through analogy)