LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From ob- and a root from Proto-Indo-European *peyH- (fat). Compare with pīnguis and Ancient Greek πίων (píōn, fat).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

opīmus (feminine opīma, neuter opīmum); first/second-declension adjective

  1. fat, rich, plump, corpulent (person)
  2. fertile, fruitful (land)

DeclensionEdit

First/second-declension adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative opīmus opīma opīmum opīmī opīmae opīma
Genitive opīmī opīmae opīmī opīmōrum opīmārum opīmōrum
Dative opīmō opīmō opīmīs
Accusative opīmum opīmam opīmum opīmōs opīmās opīma
Ablative opīmō opīmā opīmō opīmīs
Vocative opīme opīma opīmum opīmī opīmae opīma

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • English: opime
  • Italian: opimo

ReferencesEdit

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