ceterus

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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *ḱe- ‎(here) + contrastive *-(e)teros. Confer with citer. See also cis, hic.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

cēterus m ‎(feminine cētera, neuter cēterum); first/second declension

  1. the other, remainder, rest
  2. besides, also
  3. (substantive) the others, everybody else

InflectionEdit

First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative cēterus cētera cēterum cēterī cēterae cētera
genitive cēterī cēterae cēterī cēterōrum cēterārum cēterōrum
dative cēterō cēterō cēterīs
accusative cēterum cēteram cēterum cēterōs cēterās cētera
ablative cēterō cēterā cēterō cēterīs
vocative cētere cētera cēterum cēterī cēterae cētera

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • ceterus” in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879.
  • Julius Pokorny (1959), Indogermanisches etymologisches Wörterbuch, in 3 vols, Bern, München: Francke Verlag
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