proxime

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin proximus. See proximate; compare proximo.

AdjectiveEdit

proxime (not comparable)

  1. (obsolete) next; immediately preceding or following

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for proxime in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913)


InterlinguaEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

proxime (comparative plus proxime, superlative le plus proxime)

  1. close, proximate

LatinEdit

AdverbEdit

proximē

  1. superlative degree of prope

NounEdit

proxime

  1. vocative singular of proximus

ReferencesEdit

  • proxime”, in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • proxime”, in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • proxime in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré latin-français, Hachette
  • Carl Meißner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • (ambiguous) to be not far away: prope (propius, proxime) abesse
    • (ambiguous) to be very near the truth: proxime ad verum accedere