multicolor

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin multicolor; see below.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˌmʌltɪˈkʌlə/

Adjective[edit]

multicolor

  1. (chiefly US) Having, resembling, or pertaining to many or a world of colors.

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From multus (much, many) + color (color).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

multicolor m, f, n (genitive multicolōris); third declension

  1. Of many colors, many-colored, multicolored, multicolor.
  2. (substantive) A multicolored garment.

Inflection[edit]

Third declension, neuter nominative singular like masculine/feminine.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative multicolōr multicolōr multicolōrēs multicolōria
genitive multicolōris multicolōris multicolōrium multicolōrium
dative multicolōrī multicolōrī multicolōribus multicolōribus
accusative multicolōrem multicolōr multicolōrēs multicolōria
ablative multicolōrī multicolōrī multicolōribus multicolōribus
vocative multicolōr multicolōr multicolōrēs multicolōria

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References[edit]

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

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin multicolor; see above.

Adjective[edit]

multicolor m, f (plural multicolores)

  1. varicolored (US), varicoloured (UK)

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