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EtymologyEdit

Derived from gel(ū) (frost”, “chill) +‎ -idus (tending to, adjectival derivational suffix).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

gelidus (feminine gelida, neuter gelidum, comparative gelidior, superlative gelidissimus, adverb gelidē); first/second-declension adjective

  1. ice-cold, icy, frosty
  2. chilling

DeclensionEdit

First/second-declension adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative gelidus gelida gelidum gelidī gelidae gelida
Genitive gelidī gelidae gelidī gelidōrum gelidārum gelidōrum
Dative gelidō gelidō gelidīs
Accusative gelidum gelidam gelidum gelidōs gelidās gelida
Ablative gelidō gelidā gelidō gelidīs
Vocative gelide gelida gelidum gelidī gelidae gelida

Related termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • English: gelid
  • Galician: xélido
  • Italian: gelido
  • Portuguese: gélido
  • Spanish: gélido

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