adulescentior

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From adulēscēns (young, youthful), present active participle of adolēscō (grow, grow up).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Classical) IPA(key): /a.du.leːsˈken.ti.or/, [a.dʊ.ɫeːsˈkɛn.tɪ.ɔr]

Verb[edit]

present active adulēscentior, present infinitive adulēscentiārī, perfect active adulēscentiātus sum (deponent)

  1. I behave like a young man, behave youthfully.

Inflection[edit]

Adjective[edit]

adulescentior (comparative of adulescens)

  1. younger

Inflection[edit]

Third declension, comparative variant.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative adulēscēntior adulēscēntius adulēscēntiōrēs adulēscēntiōra
genitive adulēscēntiōris adulēscēntiōris adulēscēntiōrum adulēscēntiōrum
dative adulēscēntiōrī adulēscēntiōrī adulēscēntiōribus adulēscēntiōribus
accusative adulēscēntiōrem adulēscēntius adulēscēntiōrēs adulēscēntiōra
ablative adulēscēntiōre adulēscēntiōre adulēscēntiōribus adulēscēntiōribus
vocative adulēscēntior adulēscēntius adulēscēntiōrēs adulēscēntiōra

References[edit]

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