paucus

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *ph₁w- (few, small), see also Old Saxon (few), Old High German fao, fō (few, little), Old Norse fár (few), Gothic 𐍆𐌰𐍅𐌰𐌹 (fawai, few).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

paucus m (feminine pauca, neuter paucum); first/second declension

  1. few, little

Usage notes[edit]

Usually plural; very rare in the singular.

Inflection[edit]

First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative paucus pauca paucum paucī paucae pauca
genitive paucī paucae paucī paucōrum paucārum paucōrum
dative paucō paucae paucō paucīs paucīs paucīs
accusative paucum paucam paucum paucōs paucās pauca
ablative paucō paucā paucō paucīs paucīs paucīs
vocative pauce pauca paucum paucī paucae pauca

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