adagium

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Perhaps from ad and aio ("I say") or from ad agendum apta or from ad and ago.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

adagium n ‎(genitive adagiī); second declension

  1. proverb, adage

Declension[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative adagium adagia
genitive adagiī adagiōrum
dative adagiō adagiīs
accusative adagium adagia
ablative adagiō adagiīs
vocative adagium adagia

Synonyms[edit]

  • (proverb, adage): [rare] adagio

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