rarus

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *er(e)-, *rē- (friable, thin).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

rārus m (feminine rāra, neuter rārum); first/second declension

  1. scattered, far apart
  2. seldom, few
  3. rare, uncommon
  4. thin, loose

Inflection[edit]

First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative rārus rāra rārum rārī rārae rāra
genitive rārī rārae rārī rārōrum rārārum rārōrum
dative rārō rārae rārō rārīs rārīs rārīs
accusative rārum rāram rārum rārōs rārās rāra
ablative rārō rārā rārō rārīs rārīs rārīs
vocative rāre rāra rārum rārī rārae rāra

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