terrestris

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EtymologyEdit

From terra ‎(earth; Earth; land) + -astris ("-ish": forming adj. expressing incomplete resemblance).

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AdjectiveEdit

terrestris m, f ‎(neuter terrestre); third declension

  1. Of or pertaining to the earth or land; terrestrial, earthly.

InflectionEdit

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative terrestris terrestre terrestrēs terrestria
genitive terrestris terrestrium
dative terrestrī terrestribus
accusative terrestrem terrestre terrestrēs terrestria
ablative terrestrī terrestribus
vocative terrestris terrestre terrestrēs terrestria

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ReferencesEdit

  • terrestris” in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879.
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