Latin Edit

Etymology Edit

From ventus (wind) +‎ -ōsus.

Pronunciation Edit

Adjective Edit

ventōsus (feminine ventōsa, neuter ventōsum); first/second-declension adjective

  1. windy

Declension Edit

First/second-declension adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative ventōsus ventōsa ventōsum ventōsī ventōsae ventōsa
Genitive ventōsī ventōsae ventōsī ventōsōrum ventōsārum ventōsōrum
Dative ventōsō ventōsō ventōsīs
Accusative ventōsum ventōsam ventōsum ventōsōs ventōsās ventōsa
Ablative ventōsō ventōsā ventōsō ventōsīs
Vocative ventōse ventōsa ventōsum ventōsī ventōsae ventōsa

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References Edit

  • ventosus”, in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • ventosus”, in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • ventosus in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition with additions by D. P. Carpenterius, Adelungius and others, edited by Léopold Favre, 1883–1887)
  • ventosus in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré latin-français, Hachette