Latin edit

Etymology edit

Diminutive of longior, comparative of longus (far, long).

Pronunciation edit

Adjective edit

longiusculus (feminine longiuscula, neuter longiusculum, adverb longiusculē); first/second-declension adjective

  1. (of space) A little longer or rather long or lengthy.
  2. (of time) A little longer or rather long.

Declension edit

First/second-declension adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative longiusculus longiuscula longiusculum longiusculī longiusculae longiuscula
Genitive longiusculī longiusculae longiusculī longiusculōrum longiusculārum longiusculōrum
Dative longiusculō longiusculō longiusculīs
Accusative longiusculum longiusculam longiusculum longiusculōs longiusculās longiuscula
Ablative longiusculō longiusculā longiusculō longiusculīs
Vocative longiuscule longiuscula longiusculum longiusculī longiusculae longiuscula

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Related terms edit

References edit

  • longiusculus”, in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • longiusculus”, in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • longiusculus in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré latin-français, Hachette