LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek ἱλαρός (hilarós, cheerful, merry), from ἵλαος (hílaos, propitious, gracious, kind).

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AdjectiveEdit

hilaris (neuter hilare, comparative hilarior, superlative hilarissimus, adverb hilarē or hilariter); third-declension two-termination adjective

  1. cheerful, lively, light-hearted

DeclensionEdit

Third-declension two-termination adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
Nominative hilaris hilare hilarēs hilaria
Genitive hilaris hilarium
Dative hilarī hilaribus
Accusative hilarem hilare hilarēs
hilarīs
hilaria
Ablative hilarī hilaribus
Vocative hilaris hilare hilarēs hilaria

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DescendantsEdit

  • French: hilare
  • Icelandic: Hilaríus m
  • Italian: ilare
  • English: hilarious

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