nervosus

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From nervus (sinew, energy) +‎ -ōsus.

PronunciationEdit

  • (Classical) IPA(key): /nerˈu̯oː.sus/, [nɛrˈu̯oːs̠ʊs̠]
  • (Ecclesiastical) IPA(key): /nerˈvo.sus/, [nɛrˈvɔːs̬us]
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AdjectiveEdit

nervōsus (feminine nervōsa, neuter nervōsum, comparative nervōsior); first/second-declension adjective

  1. sinewy
  2. nervous
  3. vigorous, energetic

DeclensionEdit

First/second-declension adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative nervōsus nervōsa nervōsum nervōsī nervōsae nervōsa
Genitive nervōsī nervōsae nervōsī nervōsōrum nervōsārum nervōsōrum
Dative nervōsō nervōsō nervōsīs
Accusative nervōsum nervōsam nervōsum nervōsōs nervōsās nervōsa
Ablative nervōsō nervōsā nervōsō nervōsīs
Vocative nervōse nervōsa nervōsum nervōsī nervōsae nervōsa

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ReferencesEdit

  • nervosus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • nervosus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • nervosus in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette