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EtymologyEdit

mōmentum (motion, movement) +‎ -āneus

PronunciationEdit

  • (Classical) IPA(key): /moː.menˈtaː.ne.us/, [moː.mɛn̪ˈt̪aː.n̪e.ʊs]

AdjectiveEdit

mōmentāneus (feminine mōmentānea, neuter mōmentāneum); first/second-declension adjective

  1. short, brief (duration), momentary

DeclensionEdit

First/second-declension adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative mōmentāneus mōmentānea mōmentāneum mōmentāneī mōmentāneae mōmentānea
Genitive mōmentāneī mōmentāneae mōmentāneī mōmentāneōrum mōmentāneārum mōmentāneōrum
Dative mōmentāneō mōmentāneō mōmentāneīs
Accusative mōmentāneum mōmentāneam mōmentāneum mōmentāneōs mōmentāneās mōmentānea
Ablative mōmentāneō mōmentāneā mōmentāneō mōmentāneīs
Vocative mōmentānee mōmentānea mōmentāneum mōmentāneī mōmentāneae mōmentānea

DescendantsEdit

  • English: momentaneous
  • French: momentané
  • Italian: momentaneo

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