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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Italic *ɣlaðros, from Proto-Indo-European *gʰleh₂dʰ-.[1]

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

glaber (feminine glabra, neuter glabrum, superlative glaberrimus); first/second-declension adjective (nominative masculine singular in -er)

  1. smooth, hairless

DeclensionEdit

First/second-declension adjective (nominative masculine singular in -er).

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative glaber glabra glabrum glabrī glabrae glabra
Genitive glabrī glabrae glabrī glabrōrum glabrārum glabrōrum
Dative glabrō glabrō glabrīs
Accusative glabrum glabram glabrum glabrōs glabrās glabra
Ablative glabrō glabrā glabrō glabrīs
Vocative glaber glabra glabrum glabrī glabrae glabra

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DescendantsEdit

  • English: glabrous
  • French: glabre
  • Italian: glabro

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Kluge, Friedrich (1989), “glatt”, in Elmar Seebold, editor, Etymologisches Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache [Etymological dictionary of the German language] (in German), 22nd edition, →ISBN