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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From flectō (I bend, curve) +‎ -ibilis.

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AdjectiveEdit

flexibilis (neuter flexibile); third-declension two-termination adjective

  1. flexible, pliant, able to be bent
  2. (of persons) tractable, pliant
  3. (of persons, derogatory) fickle, wavering, inconstant
  4. (grammar) inflectable

DeclensionEdit

Third-declension two-termination adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
Nominative flexibilis flexibile flexibilēs flexibilia
Genitive flexibilis flexibilium
Dative flexibilī flexibilibus
Accusative flexibilem flexibile flexibilēs
flexibilīs
flexibilia
Ablative flexibilī flexibilibus
Vocative flexibilis flexibile flexibilēs flexibilia

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DescendantsEdit

  • English: flexible
  • Italian: flessibile
  • Spanish: flexible

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