-ficus

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See also: ficus and Ficus

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Italic *-fakos, related to faciō.

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Suffix[edit]

-ficus m (feminine -fica, neuter -ficum)

  1. Forms adjectives that denote bringing or making.

Usage notes[edit]

  • Adjectives derived with this suffix can indicate the quality of imparting the quality or state expressed by the root:
Example:
bene (well, good)beneficus (beneficent, literally that does good)

Declension[edit]

First/second-declension adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative -ficus -fica -ficum -ficī -ficae -fica
Genitive -ficī -ficae -ficī -ficōrum -ficārum -ficōrum
Dative -ficō -ficō -ficīs
Accusative -ficum -ficam -ficum -ficōs -ficās -fica
Ablative -ficō -ficā -ficō -ficīs
Vocative -fice -fica -ficum -ficī -ficae -fica

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