iuxta

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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

PIE root
*yewg-

From Proto-Italic *jougVstād, feminine ablative of an adjective *jougVstos, possibly from the noun *jougos (Latin iūgera pl).[1]

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

iuxtā (not comparable)

  1. nearly
  2. near, close to
  3. just as

PrepositionEdit

iuxtā [+accusative]

  1. near, close to, next to
  2. adjoining
  3. like
  4. according to

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ De Vaan, Michiel (2008) Etymological Dictionary of Latin and the other Italic Languages (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 7), Leiden, Boston: Brill
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