egregius

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ex (out of) (form of ē) + grex (herd).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

ēgregius m (feminine ēgregia, neuter ēgregium); first/second declension

  1. distinguished, excellent, eminent
  2. (of rank) illustrious, honorable

Inflection[edit]

First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative ēgregius ēgregia ēgregium ēgregiī ēgregiae ēgregia
genitive ēgregiī ēgregiae ēgregiī ēgregiōrum ēgregiārum ēgregiōrum
dative ēgregiō ēgregiae ēgregiō ēgregiīs ēgregiīs ēgregiīs
accusative ēgregium ēgregiam ēgregium ēgregiōs ēgregiās ēgregia
ablative ēgregiō ēgregiā ēgregiō ēgregiīs ēgregiīs ēgregiīs
vocative ēgregie ēgregia ēgregium ēgregiī ēgregiae ēgregia

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References[edit]

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