LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Italic *tlokʷāks.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

loquāx (genitive loquācis, comparative loquācior, superlative loquācissimus, adverb loquāciter); third-declension one-termination adjective

  1. talkative, chatty, loquacious

DeclensionEdit

Third-declension one-termination adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
Nominative loquāx loquācēs loquācia
Genitive loquācis loquācium
Dative loquācī loquācibus
Accusative loquācem loquāx loquācēs loquācia
Ablative loquācī loquācibus
Vocative loquāx loquācēs loquācia

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Catalan: loquaç
  • English: loquacious
  • French: loquace

ReferencesEdit

  • loquax in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • loquax in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • loquax in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • loquax in Ramminger, Johann (accessed 16 July 2016) Neulateinische Wortliste: Ein Wörterbuch des Lateinischen von Petrarca bis 1700[1], pre-publication website, 2005-2016