primarius

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From prīmus (first) +‎ -ārius.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

prīmārius m (feminine prīmāria, neuter prīmārium); first/second declension

  1. One of the first, or first rank, chief, principal, excellent, remarkable.[1] It was used as the title of a position in universities.

Inflection[edit]

First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative prīmārius prīmāria prīmārium prīmāriī prīmāriae prīmāria
genitive prīmāriī prīmāriae prīmāriī prīmāriōrum prīmāriārum prīmāriōrum
dative prīmāriō prīmāriae prīmāriō prīmāriīs prīmāriīs prīmāriīs
accusative prīmārium prīmāriam prīmārium prīmāriōs prīmāriās prīmāria
ablative prīmāriō prīmāriā prīmāriō prīmāriīs prīmāriīs prīmāriīs
vocative prīmārie prīmāria prīmārium prīmāriī prīmāriae prīmāria

Synonyms[edit]

  • (one of the first, principal): prīmās

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Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Charlton T. Lewis, Ph.D. and. Charles Short, LL.D., A Latin Dictionary, Clarendon Press, Oxford, 1879. ISBN 0-19-864201-6.