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. Having, resembling, or pertaining to many colors.

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

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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.

Portuguese[edit]

Adjective[edit]

multicolor m, f (plural multicolores, comparable)

  1. multicoloured; multicolour (having multiple colours)

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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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