supervacuus

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From super (above) + vacuus (vacant).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

supervacuus (feminine supervacua, neuter supervacuum); first/second-declension adjective

  1. more than needed, useless, needless, unnecessary, superfluous, redundant

DeclensionEdit

First/second-declension adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative supervacuus supervacua supervacuum supervacuī supervacuae supervacua
Genitive supervacuī supervacuae supervacuī supervacuōrum supervacuārum supervacuōrum
Dative supervacuō supervacuō supervacuīs
Accusative supervacuum supervacuam supervacuum supervacuōs supervacuās supervacua
Ablative supervacuō supervacuā supervacuō supervacuīs
Vocative supervacue supervacua supervacuum supervacuī supervacuae supervacua

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DescendantsEdit

  • English: supervacuous
  • Portuguese: supervacâneo
  • Spanish: supervacáneo

ReferencesEdit

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