optimus

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Etymology[edit]

From root op in ops.

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Adjective[edit]

optimus (superlative of bonus)

  1. best; good.
    Hic mundus perfectissimus est etiam mundorum possibilium omnium optimus

Inflection[edit]

First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative optimus optima optimum optimī optimae optima
genitive optimī optimae optimī optimōrum optimārum optimōrum
dative optimō optimae optimō optimīs optimīs optimīs
accusative optimum optimam optimum optimōs optimās optima
ablative optimō optimā optimō optimīs optimīs optimīs
vocative optime optima optimum optimī optimae optima

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References[edit]

  • bonus in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879
  • optimum in The Century Dictionary, The Century Co., New York, 1911