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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *h₂énǵʰus, from *h₂enǵʰ- (narrow, tight). Cognate with German eng, Sanskrit अंहु (áṃhu), Old Church Slavonic ѫзъкъ (ǫzŭkŭ).

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AdjectiveEdit

angustus (feminine angusta, neuter angustum, comparative angustior, superlative angustissimus); first/second-declension adjective

  1. narrow, strait (especially of local relations)
  2. close, contracted, small, not spacious

DeclensionEdit

First/second-declension adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative angustus angusta angustum angustī angustae angusta
Genitive angustī angustae angustī angustōrum angustārum angustōrum
Dative angustō angustō angustīs
Accusative angustum angustam angustum angustōs angustās angusta
Ablative angustō angustā angustō angustīs
Vocative anguste angusta angustum angustī angustae angusta

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DescendantsEdit

  • Albanian: ngushtë
  • Aromanian: ngustu
  • French: anguis
  • Galician: angosto

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