LatinEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From peior.

AdjectiveEdit

pēius

  1. nominative neuter singular of pēior
  2. accusative neuter singular of pēior
  3. vocative neuter singular of pēior

DescendantsEdit

  • French: pis
  • Italian: peggio
  • Ladin: piec
  • Sardinian: peus
  • Sicilian: peggiu, peju
  • Venetian: pexo, pezo

AdverbEdit

pēius

  1. comparative degree of male

ReferencesEdit

  • peius in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers