-arius

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See also: Arius

Latin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European relational adjectival suffix *yo-(belonging to)

Suffix[edit]

-ārius m ‎(feminine -āria, neuter -ārium); first/second declension

  1. Used to form adjectives from nouns or numerals.
    camerārius(climbing, creeping), from camera(vault, arch)
    ordinārius(ordinary, of the rank and file), from ordō(line, row)
    quaternārius(quaternary), from quaternī(four at a time, by fours)
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Inflection[edit]

First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative -ārius -āria -ārium -āriī -āriae -āria
genitive -āriī -āriae -āriī -āriōrum -āriārum -āriōrum
dative -āriō -āriō -āriīs
accusative -ārium -āriam -ārium -āriōs -āriās -āria
ablative -āriō -āriā -āriō -āriīs
vocative -ārie -āria -ārium -āriī -āriae -āria

Etymology 2[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-ārius m ‎(genitive -āriī); first declension

  1. (masculine only) -er; Used to form nouns denoting an agent of use, such as a dealer or artisan, from other nouns.
    argentārius(banker), from argentum(silver)
    aviculārius(bird keeper), from avicula(little bird)
    rētiārius(net fighter), from rēte(net)
Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative -ārius -āriī
genitive -āriī -āriōrum
dative -āriō -āriīs
accusative -ārium -āriōs
ablative -āriō -āriīs
vocative -ārie -āriī

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