leniter

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

lēnis +‎ -iter

AdverbEdit

lēniter (comparative lēnius, superlative lēnissimē)

  1. softly, gently

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ReferencesEdit

  • leniter in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • leniter in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • leniter in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • a gentle ascent: collis leniter ab infimo acclivis (opp. leniter a summo declivis)