magis

See also: Magis.

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EtymologyEdit

Comparative adverbial form of magnus ‎(big, great), built from its root + Proto-Indo-European *-is, zero-grade of *-yōs. Full grade in māior/ māius.

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

magis (not comparable)

  1. more
  2. better
  3. rather

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DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • magis” in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879.
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