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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *kʷo- (interrogative, relative stem) and maybe *h₂el- (to grow) (cf. the sense of indolēs, from this root). Cognate with Ancient Greek πηλίκος (pēlíkos).

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AdjectiveEdit

quālis (neuter quāle); third-declension two-termination adjective

  1. what (kind, condition, etc.)
  2. (in similes) such... as, such as, as

DeclensionEdit

Third-declension two-termination adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
Nominative quālis quāle quālēs quālia
Genitive quālis quālium
Dative quālī quālibus
Accusative quālem quāle quālēs
quālīs
quālia
Ablative quālī quālibus
Vocative quālis quāle quālēs quālia

PronounEdit

quālis

  1. (interrogative) of what kind

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