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FinnishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈkiːʋis/, [ˈkiːʋis̠]

NounEdit

civis

  1. A member of a student nation (osakunta) who is no longer a freshman (fuksi) in that nation.

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of civis (Kotus type 39/vastaus, no gradation)
nominative civis civikset
genitive civiksen civisten
civiksien
partitive civistä civiksiä
illative civikseen civiksiin
singular plural
nominative civis civikset
accusative nom. civis civikset
gen. civiksen
genitive civiksen civisten
civiksien
partitive civistä civiksiä
inessive civiksessä civiksissä
elative civiksestä civiksistä
illative civikseen civiksiin
adessive civiksellä civiksillä
ablative civikseltä civiksiltä
allative civikselle civiksille
essive civiksenä civiksinä
translative civikseksi civiksiksi
instructive civiksin
abessive civiksettä civiksittä
comitative civiksineen

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Italic *keiwis.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

cīvis m or f (genitive cīvis); third declension

  1. citizen
    Civis romanus sum.
    I am a Roman citizen.

DeclensionEdit

Third-declension noun (i-stem, ablative singular in -e or occasionally ).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative cīvis cīvēs
Genitive cīvis cīvium
Dative cīvī cīvibus
Accusative cīvem cīvēs
cīvīs
Ablative cīve
cīvī
cīvibus
Vocative cīvis cīvēs

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • civis in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • civis in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • civis in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • civis in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • the aristocracy (as a party in politics): boni cives, optimi, optimates, also simply boni (opp. improbi); illi, qui optimatium causam agunt
    • a citizen of the world; cosmopolitan: mundanus, mundi civis et incola (Tusc. 5. 37)
    • a demagogue, agitator: plebis dux, vulgi turbator, civis turbulentus, civis rerum novarum cupidus
  • civis in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • civis in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin

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AdjectiveEdit

civis

  1. feminine singular of civil

NounEdit

civis

  1. plural of civil