altius

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Latin[edit]

Adjective[edit]

altius

  1. nominative neuter singular of altior
  2. accusative neuter singular of altior
  3. vocative neuter singular of altior

Adverb[edit]

altius

  1. comparative degree of alte

References[edit]

  • Félix Gaffiot (1934), Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Paris: Hachette, s.v.altius”.
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • (ambiguous) a bombastic style: oratio altius exaggerata
    • (ambiguous) to take a higher tone (especially of poets and orators): exsurgere altius or incitatius ferri
    • (ambiguous) to go a long way back (in narrative): longe, alte (longius, altius) repetere (either absolute or ab aliqua re)