supervacaneus

LatinEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From super- (above) +‎ vacō (empty) +‎ -āneus.

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AdjectiveEdit

supervacāneus (feminine supervacānea, neuter supervacāneum); first/second-declension adjective

  1. above what is necessary, unnecessary, needless, superfluous, redundant

DeclensionEdit

First/second-declension adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative supervacāneus supervacānea supervacāneum supervacāneī supervacāneae supervacānea
Genitive supervacāneī supervacāneae supervacāneī supervacāneōrum supervacāneārum supervacāneōrum
Dative supervacāneō supervacāneō supervacāneīs
Accusative supervacāneum supervacāneam supervacāneum supervacāneōs supervacāneās supervacānea
Ablative supervacāneō supervacāneā supervacāneō supervacāneīs
Vocative supervacānee supervacānea supervacāneum supervacāneī supervacāneae supervacānea

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ReferencesEdit

  • supervacaneus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879
  • supervacaneus in Charlton T. Lewis, An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers, 1891
  • supervacaneus in Gaffiot, Félix, Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette, 1934