LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

Coined as a translation for the Ancient Greek ἡμερούσιος (hēmeroúsios, daily) from the roots diurnus (of or belonging to the day) +‎ -ālis (suffix forming adjectives of relationship).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

diurnālis (neuter diurnāle); third-declension two-termination adjective

  1. diurnal (of the day; that takes place during the day)

DeclensionEdit

Third-declension two-termination adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
Nominative diurnālis diurnāle diurnālēs diurnālia
Genitive diurnālis diurnālium
Dative diurnālī diurnālibus
Accusative diurnālem diurnāle diurnālēs
diurnālīs
diurnālia
Ablative diurnālī diurnālibus
Vocative diurnālis diurnāle diurnālēs diurnālia

DescendantsEdit

  • English: diurnal
  • French: journal
  • Galician: xornal
  • Italian: giornale
  • Portuguese: diurnal

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