admirabilis

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Etymology[edit]

From admīror (to admire, wonder at) +‎ admīrārī, admīror +‎ -bilis.

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Adjective[edit]

admīrābilis (neuter admīrābile); third declension

  1. admirable, wonderful, worthy of admiration
  2. surprising, astonishing, rare, strange, producing wonder

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative admīrābilis admīrābile admīrābilēs admīrābilia
genitive admīrābilis admīrābilium
dative admīrābilī admīrābilibus
accusative admīrābilem admīrābile admīrābilēs admīrābilia
ablative admīrābilī admīrābilibus
vocative admīrābilis admīrābile admīrābilēs admīrābilia

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References[edit]

  • admirabilis in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • admirabilis in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “admirabilis”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • admirabilis in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français [Illustrated Latin-French Dictionary], Hachette
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • paradoxes; surprising things: admirabilia (= παράδοξα)