fortiter

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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From fortis ‎(strong, mighty) +‎ -iter

AdverbEdit

fortiter (comparative fortius, superlative fortissimē)

  1. strongly, powerfully
  2. bravely, boldly

Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • fortiter” in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879.
  • fortiter” in Félix Gaffiot (1934), Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Paris: Hachette.
  • Meissner, Carl; Auden, Henry William (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • a success; a glorious feat of arms: res fortiter feliciterque gesta
  • Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, 1st edition. (Oxford University Press)
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