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EtymologyEdit

Often connected with Proto-Indo-European *lai- (lard, fat, grease) (see lardum; laetus (fat, happy)), though de Vaan finds this problematic.

Also may be connected to lascīvus, from Proto-Indo-European *las- (to be willing, covetous).

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AdjectiveEdit

largus (feminine larga, neuter largum); first/second declension

  1. abundant, copious, large, abounding in something
  2. bountiful, liberal

DeclensionEdit

First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative largus larga largum largī largae larga
Genitive largī largae largī largōrum largārum largōrum
Dative largō largae largō largīs largīs largīs
Accusative largum largam largum largōs largās larga
Ablative largō largā largō largīs largīs largīs
Vocative large larga largum largī largae larga

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