mediocris

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LatinEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • AHD: mĕ-dē′ ŏ-krēs

AdjectiveEdit

mediocris m, f ‎(neuter mediocre); third declension

  1. middling, moderate
  2. tolerable, ordinary, normal
  3. mediocre, indifferent

DeclensionEdit

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative mediocris mediocre mediocrēs mediocria
genitive mediocris mediocrium
dative mediocrī mediocribus
accusative mediocrem mediocre mediocrēs mediocria
ablative mediocrī mediocribus
vocative mediocris mediocre mediocrēs mediocria

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • mediocris” in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879.
  • mediocris” in Félix Gaffiot (1934), Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Paris: Hachette.
  • Meissner, Carl; Auden, Henry William (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to adopt half-measures: mediocribus consiliis uti
    • a deep, high, thin, moderate voice: vox gravis, acuta, parva, mediocris
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