principalis

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From prīnceps +‎ -ālis.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

prīncipālis (neuter prīncipāle); third-declension two-termination adjective

  1. first, original
  2. chief, principal

DeclensionEdit

Third-declension two-termination adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
Nominative prīncipālis prīncipāle prīncipālēs prīncipālia
Genitive prīncipālis prīncipālium
Dative prīncipālī prīncipālibus
Accusative prīncipālem prīncipāle prīncipālēs
prīncipālīs
prīncipālia
Ablative prīncipālī prīncipālibus
Vocative prīncipālis prīncipāle prīncipālēs prīncipālia

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • principalis in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879
  • principalis in Charlton T. Lewis, An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers, 1891
  • principalis in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • principalis in Gaffiot, Félix, Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette, 1934
  • principalis in Ramminger, Johann, Neulateinische Wortliste: Ein Wörterbuch des Lateinischen von Petrarca bis 1700[1], pre-publication website, 2005-2016, retrieved 16 July 2016