circiter

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From circus (circle, ring) +‎ -iter.

PronunciationEdit

PrepositionEdit

circiter (+ accusative)

  1. (of place) near, close, round about
    hunc locum circiter
    close to this place
  2. (of time) near, close, about

AdverbEdit

circiter (not comparable)

  1. (of place) on every side; near, round about
  2. (of time) near, close, about
    mediā circiter nocte
    about midnight
  3. (of number) near, close, about, approximately
    circiter pars quarta
    about four parts

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