-idus

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Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-idus m (feminine -ida, neuter -idum); first/second declension

  1. (suffix forming verbs) tending to

Declension[edit]

First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative -idus -ida -idum -idī -idae -ida
genitive -idī -idae -idī -idōrum -idārum -idōrum
dative -idō -idō -idīs
accusative -idum -idam -idum -idōs -idās -ida
ablative -idō -idā -idō -idīs
vocative -ide -ida -idum -idī -idae -ida

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