posterus

LatinEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From post.

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AdjectiveEdit

posterus (feminine postera, neuter posterum, comparative posterior, superlative postrēmus); first/second-declension adjective

  1. following, next, coming after
  2. (figuratively) inferior

DeclensionEdit

First/second-declension adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative posterus postera posterum posterī posterae postera
Genitive posterī posterae posterī posterōrum posterārum posterōrum
Dative posterō posterō posterīs
Accusative posterum posteram posterum posterōs posterās postera
Ablative posterō posterā posterō posterīs
Vocative postere postera posterum posterī posterae postera

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ReferencesEdit

  • posterus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • posterus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • posterus in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Carl Meißner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to put off till another time; to postpone: aliquid in aliud tempus, in posterum differre
    • for the future: in posterum; in futurum
    • (ambiguous) posterity: posteri