ipse

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Interlingua[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

ipse

  1. himself; herself; itself

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From a Proto-Indo-European identity pronoun, derived from *s(w)e- (separate, apart). See also Old Irish fessin, Gothic 𐍃𐌹𐌻𐌱𐌰 (silba), and Hittite 𒀀𒉺𒅆𒆷 (apasila).[1]

Pronoun[edit]

ipse (feminine ipsa, neuter ipsum)

  1. himself

Declension[edit]

Irregular: similar to first and second declensions but with singular genitives ending in "-īus" and singular datives ending in "-ī".

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender M. F. N. MM. FF. NN.
Nominative ipse ipsa ipsum ipsī ipsae ipsa
Genitive ipsīus ipsīus ipsīus ipsōrum ipsārum ipsōrum
Dative ipsī ipsī ipsī ipsīs ipsīs ipsīs
Accusative ipsum ipsam ipsum ipsōs ipsās ipsa
Ablative ipsō ipsā ipsō ipsīs ipsīs ipsīs

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Quiles, Lopez-Manchero, A Grammar of Modern Indo-European, Second Edition: Language and Culture, Writing System and Phonology, Morphology, Syntax, Texts and Dictionary
  2. ^ Joan Veny (1986): '"Els parlars catalans, ed Raixa, ISBN 84-273-0422-6 c. {{{1}}},