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EtymologyEdit

From ablative of brevis (short, small)

AdverbEdit

brevī (not comparable)

  1. soon, shortly
  2. briefly, with few words

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ReferencesEdit

  • brevi in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • brevi” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to make a short survey of a thing: in brevi conspectu ponere aliquid
    • in short; to be brief: ut paucis (brevi, breviter) complectar
    • in short; to be brief: ut brevi comprehendam
    • in short; to be brief: ut brevi praecīdam
  • Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, 1st edition. (Oxford University Press)