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EtymologyEdit

For *trānsquīlus (with quantitative metathesis), from trāns- + the root of quiēs.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

tranquillus (feminine tranquilla, neuter tranquillum); first/second declension

  1. (of the weather or similar) quiet, calm, still, tranquil
  2. (of a person) placid, composed, untroubled, undisturbed

InflectionEdit

First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative tranquillus tranquilla tranquillum tranquillī tranquillae tranquilla
Genitive tranquillī tranquillae tranquillī tranquillōrum tranquillārum tranquillōrum
Dative tranquillō tranquillae tranquillō tranquillīs tranquillīs tranquillīs
Accusative tranquillum tranquillam tranquillum tranquillōs tranquillās tranquilla
Ablative tranquillō tranquillā tranquillō tranquillīs tranquillīs tranquillīs
Vocative tranquille tranquilla tranquillum tranquillī tranquillae tranquilla

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ReferencesEdit

  • tranquillus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • tranquillus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • tranquillus in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • tranquillus in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • Julius Pokorny (1959), Indogermanisches etymologisches Wörterbuch, in 3 vols, Bern, München: Francke Verlag