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EtymologyEdit

From duo +‎ plus.[1] Cf. Ancient Greek διπλόος (diplóos, double), from δι- (di-), from δύο (dúo, two), + -πλόος (-plóos, -fold).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

duplus (feminine dupla, neuter duplum); first/second-declension adjective

  1. double (twice as much, or as big)

DeclensionEdit

First/second-declension adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative duplus dupla duplum duplī duplae dupla
Genitive duplī duplae duplī duplōrum duplārum duplōrum
Dative duplō duplō duplīs
Accusative duplum duplam duplum duplōs duplās dupla
Ablative duplō duplā duplō duplīs
Vocative duple dupla duplum duplī duplae dupla

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ De Vaan, Michiel (2008) Etymological Dictionary of Latin and the other Italic Languages (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 7), Leiden, Boston: Brill