aequilibrium

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See also: æquilibrium

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From aequilībris (level, horizontal), from aequus (equal) + lībra (level, line; balance).

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aequilībrium n (genitive aequilībriī); second declension

  1. A level or horizontal position, equilibrium.
  2. (figuratively) A perfect equality, reciprocity.

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Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative aequilībrium aequilībria
genitive aequilībriī
aequilībrī1
aequilībriōrum
dative aequilībriō aequilībriīs
accusative aequilībrium aequilībria
ablative aequilībriō aequilībriīs
vocative aequilībrium aequilībria

1Found in older Latin (until the Augustan Age).

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