Reconstruction:Latin/feminus

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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.

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

fēmina +‎ -us.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

*fēminus (feminine *fēmina, neuter *fēminum); first/second-declension adjective

  1. (Vulgar Latin) feminine

DeclensionEdit

First/second declension.

Italo-Western declension of *fēminus
Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative *fẹ́mẹnọs *fẹ́mẹna *fẹ́mẹnọ *fẹ́mẹni *fẹ́mẹnę *fẹ́mẹna
genitive *fẹ́mẹni *fẹ́mẹnę *fẹ́mẹni *fẹmẹnọ́rọ *fẹmẹnárọ *fẹmẹnọ́rọ
dative *fẹ́mẹnọ *fẹ́mẹnę *fẹ́mẹnọ *fẹ́mẹnis *fẹ́mẹnis *fẹ́mẹnis
accusative-ablative *fẹ́mẹnọ *fẹ́mẹnã *fẹ́mẹnọ *fẹ́mẹnọs *fẹ́mẹnas *fẹ́mẹna
Eastern declension of *fēminus
Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative *fẹ́mẹnus *fẹ́mẹna *fẹ́mẹnu *fẹ́mẹni *fẹ́mẹnę *fẹ́mẹna
genitive *fẹ́mẹni *fẹ́mẹnę *fẹ́mẹni *fẹmẹnóru *fẹmẹnáru *fẹmẹnóru
dative *fẹ́mẹno *fẹ́mẹnę *fẹ́mẹno *fẹ́mẹnis *fẹ́mẹnis *fẹ́mẹnis
accusative-ablative *fẹ́mẹnu *fẹ́mẹnã *fẹ́mẹnu *fẹ́mẹnos *fẹ́mẹnas *fẹ́mẹna

DescendantsEdit

  • Aromanian: feamin
  • Megleno-Romanian: feamin
  • Old Portuguese: fêmeo
  • Romanian: famen