From the ablative form of īdem (the same)


eādem (not comparable)

  1. By the same way, means
  2. At the same time, likewise

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  1. inflection of īdem:
    1. nominative/ablative feminine singular
    2. nominative/accusative neuter plural


  • eadem”, in Charlton T[homas] Lewis; Charles [Lancaster] Short (1879) [] A New Latin Dictionary [], New York, N.Y.; Cincinnati, Ohio; Chicago, Ill.: American Book Company; Oxford: Clarendon Press.
  • eadem”, in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • eadem in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Carl Meißner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • the case is exactly similar (entirely different): eadem (longe alia) est huius rei ratio
    • my circumstances have not altered: eadem est causa mea or in eadem causa sum
  • Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, 1st edition. (Oxford University Press)