azurinus

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Romance words such as Old French azur and Italian azzurro, ultimately borrowed from Arabic لَازَوَرْد(lāzaward, lapis lazuli), dropping the l as if it were equivalent to the French article l'.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

azurīnus (feminine azurīna, neuter azurīnum); first/second-declension adjective

  1. (Medieval Latin) Of blue colour.

DeclensionEdit

First/second-declension adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative azurīnus azurīna azurīnum azurīnī azurīnae azurīna
Genitive azurīnī azurīnae azurīnī azurīnōrum azurīnārum azurīnōrum
Dative azurīnō azurīnō azurīnīs
Accusative azurīnum azurīnam azurīnum azurīnōs azurīnās azurīna
Ablative azurīnō azurīnā azurīnō azurīnīs
Vocative azurīne azurīna azurīnum azurīnī azurīnae azurīna

See alsoEdit

Colors in Latin · colōrēs (layout · text)
     candidus, albus, niveus, cēreus, marmoreus, eburneus, cānus      rāvus, pullus, cinereus, cineraceus, plumbeusgrīseus      āter, niger, piceus
             pūniceusmurrinus, rūfus, ruber, russus, rubrīcus, mulleus; cocceus, coccīnus, badius              rutilus, armeniacus, auranteus, aurantiacus; fuscus, colōrius, cervīnus, spādīx              gilvus, helvus, fulvus, flāvus, croceus, pallidus, lūteus, blondinus
             galbus, galbinus, lūridus              viridis              prasinus
             cyaneus              caeruleus, azurīnus, blavus              glaucus; līvidus; venetus
             violāceus, ianthinus, balaustīnus              ostrīnus, amethystīnus              purpureus, ātropurpūreus, roseus, rosāceus

ReferencesEdit

  • azurinus in Ramminger, Johann, Neulateinische Wortliste: Ein Wörterbuch des Lateinischen von Petrarca bis 1700[1], pre-publication website, 2005-2016, retrieved 16 July 2016