sagax

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin sāgiō.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

sagāx m, f, n (genitive sagācis); third declension

  1. of quick perception, having acute senses; keen-scented
  2. intellectually quick, keen, acute, shrewd, sagacious

Inflection[edit]

Third declension, neuter nominative singular like masculine/feminine.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative sagāx sagāx sagācēs sagācia
genitive sagācis sagācis sagācium sagācium
dative sagācī sagācī sagācibus sagācibus
accusative sagācem sagāx sagācēs sagācia
ablative sagācī sagācī sagācibus sagācibus
vocative sagāx sagāx sagācēs sagācia

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Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

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