placidus

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From placeō (please, satisfy).

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Adjective[edit]

placidus m (feminine placida, neuter placidum); first/second declension

  1. Placid, gentle, quiet, still, calm, mild, peaceful.
  2. (of fruits) Ripe, mellow.
  3. (of plants) Not wild, fruitful, suitable for cultivation.

Inflection[edit]

First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative placidus placida placidum placidī placidae placida
genitive placidī placidae placidī placidōrum placidārum placidōrum
dative placidō placidae placidō placidīs placidīs placidīs
accusative placidum placidam placidum placidōs placidās placida
ablative placidō placidā placidō placidīs placidīs placidīs
vocative placide placida placidum placidī placidae placida

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References[edit]

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