Latin edit

Etymology edit

From bīnī +‎ -ārius.

Pronunciation edit

Adjective edit

bīnārius (feminine bīnāria, neuter bīnārium); first/second-declension adjective

  1. Containing or consisting of two things
  2. Constituted by, or being related to something which is constituted by two elements of similar importance, consequence or significance.
  3. binary

Declension edit

First/second-declension adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative bīnārius bīnāria bīnārium bīnāriī bīnāriae bīnāria
Genitive bīnāriī bīnāriae bīnāriī bīnāriōrum bīnāriārum bīnāriōrum
Dative bīnāriō bīnāriō bīnāriīs
Accusative bīnārium bīnāriam bīnārium bīnāriōs bīnāriās bīnāria
Ablative bīnāriō bīnāriā bīnāriō bīnāriīs
Vocative bīnārie bīnāria bīnārium bīnāriī bīnāriae bīnāria

Descendants edit

  • Catalan: binari
  • English: binary

References edit

  • binarius”, in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • binarius in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré latin-français, Hachette