ferrugineus

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

ferrūgō +‎ -eus.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

ferrūgineus (feminine ferrūginea, neuter ferrūgineum); first/second-declension adjective

  1. Of the colour of iron rust (ferric oxide), dark red, ferruginous.
  2. Of the taste of iron.

DeclensionEdit

First/second-declension adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative ferrūgineus ferrūginea ferrūgineum ferrūgineī ferrūgineae ferrūginea
Genitive ferrūgineī ferrūgineae ferrūgineī ferrūgineōrum ferrūgineārum ferrūgineōrum
Dative ferrūgineō ferrūgineō ferrūgineīs
Accusative ferrūgineum ferrūgineam ferrūgineum ferrūgineōs ferrūgineās ferrūginea
Ablative ferrūgineō ferrūgineā ferrūgineō ferrūgineīs
Vocative ferrūginee ferrūginea ferrūgineum ferrūgineī ferrūgineae ferrūginea

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ReferencesEdit

  • ferrugineus”, in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • ferrugineus”, in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • ferrugineus in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré latin-français, Hachette