superstes

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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From superstō ‎(I survive).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

superstes m, f ‎(genitive superstitis); third declension

  1. survivor

InflectionEdit

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative superstes superstitēs
genitive superstitis superstitum
dative superstitī superstitibus
accusative superstitem superstitēs
ablative superstite superstitibus
vocative superstes superstitēs

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • superstes” in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879.
  • superstes” in Félix Gaffiot (1934), Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Paris: Hachette.
  • Meissner, Carl; Auden, Henry William (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to outlive, survive all one's kin: omnium suorum or omnibus suis superstitem esse
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