abavus

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ab + avus (grandfather).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

abavus m (genitive abavī); second declension

  1. a great-great-grandfather

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative abavus abavī
genitive abavī abavōrum
dative abavō abavīs
accusative abavum abavōs
ablative abavō abavīs
vocative abave abavī

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • abavus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • abavus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • abavus in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette

Professor Kidd, et al. Collins Gem Latin Dictionary. HarperCollins Publishers (Glasgow: 2004). →ISBN. page 1.