capax

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From capiō (I hold, contain, am large enough for).

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Adjective[edit]

capāx m, f, n (genitive capācis); third declension

  1. That can contain or hold much; wide, large, spacious, capacious, roomy.
  2. Susceptible, capable of, able, apt, fit for.

Inflection[edit]

Third declension, neuter nominative singular like masculine/feminine.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative capāx capāx capācēs capācia
genitive capācis capācis capācium capācium
dative capācī capācī capācibus capācibus
accusative capācem capāx capācēs capācia
ablative capācī capācī capācibus capācibus
vocative capāx capāx capācēs capācia

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References[edit]

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