primarius

See also: Primarius

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From prīmus (first) +‎ -ārius.

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AdjectiveEdit

prīmārius (feminine prīmāria, neuter prīmārium); first/second-declension adjective

  1. One of the first, or first rank, chief, principal, excellent, remarkable.[1] It was used as the title of a position in universities.

DeclensionEdit

First/second-declension adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative prīmārius prīmāria prīmārium prīmāriī prīmāriae prīmāria
Genitive prīmāriī prīmāriae prīmāriī prīmāriōrum prīmāriārum prīmāriōrum
Dative prīmāriō prīmāriō prīmāriīs
Accusative prīmārium prīmāriam prīmārium prīmāriōs prīmāriās prīmāria
Ablative prīmāriō prīmāriā prīmāriō prīmāriīs
Vocative prīmārie prīmāria prīmārium prīmāriī prīmāriae prīmāria

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ReferencesEdit

  • primarius in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879
  • primarius in Charlton T. Lewis, An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers, 1891
  • primarius in Gaffiot, Félix, Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette, 1934
  • primarius in Ramminger, Johann, Neulateinische Wortliste: Ein Wörterbuch des Lateinischen von Petrarca bis 1700[1], pre-publication website, 2005-2016, retrieved 16 July 2016
  1. ^ Charlton T. Lewis, Ph.D. and. Charles Short, LL.D., A Latin Dictionary, Clarendon Press, Oxford, 1879. →ISBN.