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AdjectiveEdit

eximius (feminine eximia, neuter eximium, adverb eximiē); first/second-declension adjective

  1. select, choice
  2. special, particular, remarkable
  3. exempt

DeclensionEdit

First/second-declension adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative eximius eximia eximium eximiī eximiae eximia
Genitive eximiī eximiae eximiī eximiōrum eximiārum eximiōrum
Dative eximiō eximiō eximiīs
Accusative eximium eximiam eximium eximiōs eximiās eximia
Ablative eximiō eximiā eximiō eximiīs
Vocative eximie eximia eximium eximiī eximiae eximia

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ReferencesEdit

  • eximius in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • eximius in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • eximius in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to praise, extol, commend a person: eximia laude ornare aliquem
    • an ideal: species optima or eximia, specimen, also simply species, forma