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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin aequālis (equal).

NounEdit

aequalis

  1. (grammar) The case conveying an equality with another noun, equivalent to "like" or "as" in English. This case is used in some languages like Inuktitut.

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From aequus (equal, even) +‎ -ālis.[1]

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AdjectiveEdit

aequālis (neuter aequāle, comparative aequālior, superlative aequālissimus); third-declension two-termination adjective

  1. equal, like
  2. comparable, contemporary
  3. coeval, coexistent
  4. similar, resembling in size or form
  5. uniform, equable, unvarying

DeclensionEdit

Third-declension two-termination adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
Nominative aequālis aequāle aequālēs aequālia
Genitive aequālis aequālium
Dative aequālī aequālibus
Accusative aequālem aequāle aequālēs
aequālīs
aequālia
Ablative aequālī aequālibus
Vocative aequālis aequāle aequālēs aequālia

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ “eguale, uguale” in: Alberto Nocentini, Alessandro Parenti, “l'Etimologico — Vocabolario della lingua italiana”, Le Monnier, 2010, →ISBN