Latin

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Pronunciation

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Etymology 1

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Ellipsis of nōmen adiectīvum (additional noun), as a calque of Ancient Greek ὄνομα ἐπίθετον (ónoma epítheton, additional noun).

Noun

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adiectīvum n (genitive adiectīvī); second declension

  1. (grammar) adjective
Declension
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Second-declension noun (neuter).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative adiectīvum adiectīva
Genitive adiectīvī adiectīvōrum
Dative adiectīvō adiectīvīs
Accusative adiectīvum adiectīva
Ablative adiectīvō adiectīvīs
Vocative adiectīvum adiectīva

Etymology 2

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Inflected form of adiectīvus (additional).

Adjective

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adiectīvum

  1. inflection of adiectīvus:
    1. nominative/accusative/vocative neuter singular
    2. accusative masculine singular