sincerus

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *sin- (confer Latin simplex, and Sanskrit [script?] (sama, whole, together)) and *ḱer- (grow) (confer Sanskrit [script?] (skir), from [script?] (kir-, pour out)).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

sincērus m (feminine sincēra, neuter sincērum); first/second declension

  1. clean, pure, sound.
  2. uninjured, whole.
  3. real, natural.
  4. genuine, sincere.

Inflection[edit]

First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative sincērus sincēra sincērum sincērī sincērae sincēra
genitive sincērī sincērae sincērī sincērōrum sincērārum sincērōrum
dative sincērō sincērae sincērō sincērīs sincērīs sincērīs
accusative sincērum sincēram sincērum sincērōs sincērās sincēra
ablative sincērō sincērā sincērō sincērīs sincērīs sincērīs
vocative sincēre sincēra sincērum sincērī sincērae sincēra

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

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