melior

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melior

  1. (comparative form of bon) better

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *mehl- (strong, big). Compare Ancient Greek μάλα (mála), Latvian milns (very much, a lot of).

Adjective[edit]

melior (comparative of bonus)

  1. better; irregular comparative degree of bonus, good

Inflection[edit]

Third declension, comparative variant.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative melior melius meliōrēs meliōra
genitive meliōris meliōris meliōrum meliōrum
dative meliōrī meliōrī meliōribus meliōribus
accusative meliōrem melius meliōrēs meliōra
ablative meliōre meliōre meliōribus meliōribus
vocative melior melius meliōrēs meliōra

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