contrarius

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From contrā (against).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

contrārius m (feminine contrāria, neuter contrārium); first/second declension

  1. opposite, opposed, contrary

Inflection[edit]

First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative contrārius contrāria contrārium contrāriī contrāriae contrāria
genitive contrāriī contrāriae contrāriī contrāriōrum contrāriārum contrāriōrum
dative contrāriō contrāriae contrāriō contrāriīs contrāriīs contrāriīs
accusative contrārium contrāriam contrārium contrāriōs contrāriās contrāria
ablative contrāriō contrāriā contrāriō contrāriīs contrāriīs contrāriīs
vocative contrārie contrāria contrārium contrāriī contrāriae contrāria

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • contrarius in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879
  • contrary in The Century Dictionary, The Century Co., New York, 1911