redivivus

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin redivīvus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

redivivus (not comparable)

  1. (chiefly figuratively) Living again; brought back to life. (Used as a postmodifier.)
    • 1979, André Brink, A Dry White Season, Vintage 1998, p. 43:
      A tall, athletic, tanned man, his smooth black hair slick with oil, long sideburns, neatly trimmed moustache, Clark Gable redivivus.

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From red(i)- +‎ vīvus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

redivīvus m (feminine redivīva, neuter redivīvum); first/second declension

  1. restored to life
  2. renewed, renovated
  3. secondhand

Inflection[edit]

First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative redivīvus redivīva redivīvum redivīvī redivīvae redivīva
genitive redivīvī redivīvae redivīvī redivīvōrum redivīvārum redivīvōrum
dative redivīvō redivīvae redivīvō redivīvīs redivīvīs redivīvīs
accusative redivīvum redivīvam redivīvum redivīvōs redivīvās redivīva
ablative redivīvō redivīvā redivīvō redivīvīs redivīvīs redivīvīs
vocative redivīve redivīva redivīvum redivīvī redivīvae redivīva