Latin edit

Etymology edit

From Late Latin brūnus (brown) +‎ -eus, from Frankish *brūn, from Proto-Germanic *brūnaz (brown).

Pronunciation edit

Adjective edit

brunneus (feminine brunnea, neuter brunneum); first/second-declension adjective

  1. (Late Latin, Medieval Latin) brown

Declension edit

First/second-declension adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative brunneus brunnea brunneum brunneī brunneae brunnea
Genitive brunneī brunneae brunneī brunneōrum brunneārum brunneōrum
Dative brunneō brunneō brunneīs
Accusative brunneum brunneam brunneum brunneōs brunneās brunnea
Ablative brunneō brunneā brunneō brunneīs
Vocative brunnee brunnea brunneum brunneī brunneae brunnea

Descendants edit

  • English: brunneous

See also edit

Colors in Latin · colōrēs (layout · text)
     albus, candidus, subalbus, niveus, cēreus, marmoreus, eburneus, cānus, blancus (ML.)      glaucus, rāvus, pullus, cinereus, cinerāceus, plumbeusgrīseus (ML. or NL.)      niger, āter, piceus, furvus
             ruber, rūbidus, rūfus, rubicundus, russus, rubrīcus, pūniceusmurrinus, mulleus; cocceus, coccīnus, badius              rutilus, armeniacus, aurantius, aurantiacus; fuscus, suffuscus, colōrius, cervīnus, spādīx, castaneus, aquilus, fulvus, brunneus (ML.)              flāvus, sufflāvus, flāvidus, fulvus, lūteus, gilvus, helvus, croceus, pallidus, blondinus (ML.)
             galbus, galbinus, lūridus              viridis              prasinus
             cȳaneus              caeruleus, azurīnus (ML.), caesius, blāvus (LL.)              glaucus; līvidus; venetus
             violāceus, ianthinus, balaustīnus (NL.)              ostrīnus, amethystīnus              purpureus, ātropurpureus, roseus, rosāceus