agrestis

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ager (field, farm).

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Adjective[edit]

agrestis m, f (neuter agreste); third declension

  1. Of or pertaining to land, fields or the countryside; rural, rustic, wild.
  2. Clownish, rude, uncultivated, coarse, savage, barbarous; brutish, wild.

Inflection[edit]

Third declension, neuter nominative singular in -e.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative agrestis agreste agrestēs agrestia
genitive agrestis agrestis agrestium agrestium
dative agrestī agrestī agrestibus agrestibus
accusative agrestem agreste agrestēs agrestia
ablative agrestī agrestī agrestibus agrestibus
vocative agrestis agreste agrestēs agrestia

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References[edit]

  • agrestis in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879