lugubris

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From lūgeō (mourn, lament).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

lūgubris m, f (neuter lūgubre); third declension

  1. of or pertaining to mourning
  2. that causes mourning, disastrous; pitiable
  3. mournful, doleful, plaintive
  4. gloomy, sinister, mean

Inflection[edit]

Third declension, neuter nominative singular in -e.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative lūgubris lūgubre lūgubrēs lūgubria
genitive lūgubris lūgubris lūgubrium lūgubrium
dative lūgubrī lūgubrī lūgubribus lūgubribus
accusative lūgubrem lūgubre lūgubrēs lūgubria
ablative lūgubrī lūgubrī lūgubribus lūgubribus
vocative lūgubris lūgubre lūgubrēs lūgubria

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Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

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