primogenitalis

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

prīmōgenitus (first-born) +‎ -ālis

PronunciationEdit

  • (Classical) IPA(key): /priː.moː.ɡe.niˈtaː.lis/, [priː.moː.ɡɛ.n̪ɪˈt̪aː.lʲɪs]
  • (Ecclesiastical) IPA(key): /pri.mo.d͡ʒe.niˈta.lis/, [pri.mɔ.d͡ʒɛ.niˈt̪aː.lis]

AdjectiveEdit

prīmōgenitālis (neuter prīmōgenitāle); third-declension two-termination adjective

(Ecclesiastical Latin)
  1. first-born
  2. the first of all as to origin, original
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Tertullian to this entry?)

DeclensionEdit

Third-declension two-termination adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
Nominative prīmōgenitālis prīmōgenitāle prīmōgenitālēs prīmōgenitālia
Genitive prīmōgenitālis prīmōgenitālium
Dative prīmōgenitālī prīmōgenitālibus
Accusative prīmōgenitālem prīmōgenitāle prīmōgenitālēs
prīmōgenitālīs
prīmōgenitālia
Ablative prīmōgenitālī prīmōgenitālibus
Vocative prīmōgenitālis prīmōgenitāle prīmōgenitālēs prīmōgenitālia

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DescendantsEdit

  • English: primogenital

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