See also: Maxime and máxime

FrenchEdit

NounEdit

maxime f (plural maximes)

  1. maxim

DescendantsEdit

  • Danish: maksime
  • Norwegian Bokmål: maksime
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: maksime
  • Swedish: maxim

Further readingEdit


InterlinguaEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

maxime

  1. (superlative degree of grande) biggest

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

Superlative of magnopere, from maximus +‎ .

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (Classical) IPA(key): /ˈmak.si.meː/, [ˈmäks̠ɪmeː]
  • (Ecclesiastical) IPA(key): /ˈmak.si.me/, [ˈmäksimɛ]
  • (file)

AdverbEdit

maximē (comparative maximius, superlative maximissimē)

  1. chiefly, especially, mainly, particularly
  2. most, mostly
  3. certainly
  4. very much

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ReferencesEdit

  • maxime in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • maxime in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • maxime in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Carl Meißner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to be very rich; to be in a position of affluence: opibus maxime florere
    • to take great pains in order to..: studiose (diligenter, enixe, sedulo, maxime) dare operam, ut...