mellitus

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From mel (honey)

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

mellītus (feminine mellīta, neuter mellītum); first/second-declension adjective

  1. Of or pertaining to honey.
  2. Sweetened with honey, honey-sweet, honeyed.
  3. (figuratively) As sweet as honey; honey-sweet, darling, lovely.

DeclensionEdit

First/second-declension adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative mellītus mellīta mellītum mellītī mellītae mellīta
Genitive mellītī mellītae mellītī mellītōrum mellītārum mellītōrum
Dative mellītō mellītō mellītīs
Accusative mellītum mellītam mellītum mellītōs mellītās mellīta
Ablative mellītō mellītā mellītō mellītīs
Vocative mellīte mellīta mellītum mellītī mellītae mellīta

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DescendantsEdit

  • Galician: Melide (place name)
  • Italian: mellito
  • Spanish: remilgo

NounEdit

mellītus m (genitive mellītī); second declension

  1. (figuratively, term of endearment) Sweet, darling, honey.

DeclensionEdit

Second-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative mellītus mellītī
Genitive mellītī mellītōrum
Dative mellītō mellītīs
Accusative mellītum mellītōs
Ablative mellītō mellītīs
Vocative mellīte mellītī

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