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From Ancient Greek ἀέριος (aérios, high in the air), from ἀήρ (aḗr, air).



āerius (feminine āeria, neuter āerium); first/second declension

  1. Of or pertaining to the air, aerial.
  2. Rising aloft, high, airy.


First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative āerius āeria āerium āeriī āeriae āeria
genitive āeriī āeriae āeriī āeriōrum āeriārum āeriōrum
dative āeriō āeriō āeriīs
accusative āerium āeriam āerium āeriōs āeriās āeria
ablative āeriō āeriā āeriō āeriīs
vocative āerie āeria āerium āeriī āeriae āeria

Related terms[edit]



  • aerius in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “aerius”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • aerius” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • aerius in William Smith, editor (1848) A Dictionary of Greek Biography and Mythology, London: John Murray