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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *ǵn̥h₃wós, from *ǵneh₃- (know) (whence Latin gnōscō (to know, recognize)) + *-wós (whence Latin -vus).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

gnāvus (feminine gnāva, neuter gnāvum, comparative gnāvior, superlative gnāvissimus); first/second-declension adjective

  1. Alternative form of nāvus

DeclensionEdit

First/second-declension adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative gnāvus gnāva gnāvum gnāvī gnāvae gnāva
Genitive gnāvī gnāvae gnāvī gnāvōrum gnāvārum gnāvōrum
Dative gnāvō gnāvō gnāvīs
Accusative gnāvum gnāvam gnāvum gnāvōs gnāvās gnāva
Ablative gnāvō gnāvā gnāvō gnāvīs
Vocative gnāve gnāva gnāvum gnāvī gnāvae gnāva