novus

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *néwos. Cognates include Ancient Greek νέος (néos), Sanskrit नव (náva) and Old English nīwe (English new).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

novus m (feminine nova, neuter novum); first/second declension

  1. new, not old
    Colonos novos ascribere.
    To appoint new inhabitants.
  2. fresh, young
  3. recent
  4. unusual, extraordinary

Inflection[edit]

First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative novus nova novum novī novae nova
genitive novī novae novī novōrum novārum novōrum
dative novō novae novō novīs novīs novīs
accusative novum novam novum novōs novās nova
ablative novō novā novō novīs novīs novīs
vocative nove nova novum novī novae nova

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