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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *las- (eager).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

lascīvus (feminine lascīva, neuter lascīvum); first/second-declension adjective

  1. wanton, playful, frisky
  2. lustful, licentious, lascivious, lewd
  3. (of style) luxuriant

DeclensionEdit

First/second-declension adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative lascīvus lascīva lascīvum lascīvī lascīvae lascīva
Genitive lascīvī lascīvae lascīvī lascīvōrum lascīvārum lascīvōrum
Dative lascīvō lascīvō lascīvīs
Accusative lascīvum lascīvam lascīvum lascīvōs lascīvās lascīva
Ablative lascīvō lascīvā lascīvō lascīvīs
Vocative lascīve lascīva lascīvum lascīvī lascīvae lascīva

Related termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • French: lascif, lascive
  • Italian: lascivo
  • Romanian: lasciv

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