anxius

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Verb[edit]

anxius

  1. conditional of anxiar

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Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From angō.

Adjective[edit]

ānxius (feminine ānxia, neuter ānxium, comparative ānxiior, superlative ānxiissimus); first/second-declension adjective

  1. afeared, anxious, troubled, uneasy
Declension[edit]

First/second-declension adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative ānxius ānxia ānxium ānxiī ānxiae ānxia
Genitive ānxiī ānxiae ānxiī ānxiōrum ānxiārum ānxiōrum
Dative ānxiō ānxiō ānxiīs
Accusative ānxium ānxiam ānxium ānxiōs ānxiās ānxia
Ablative ānxiō ānxiā ānxiō ānxiīs
Vocative ānxie ānxia ānxium ānxiī ānxiae ānxia
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowed from Ancient Greek ἄξοος (áxoos, unwrought, unshorn) from ξέω (xéō, to shear), confused with ἄξιος (áxios, valuable, worthy) and through a nasal excrescence with the Latin ānxius.

Adjective[edit]

ānxius (feminine ānxia, neuter ānxium); first/second-declension adjective (hapax legomenon)

  1. unshorn
    • c. 300, Epitaphium Alliae Potestatis, versus 22–23 – Philologus 73, p. 275
      anxia non mansit, sed corpore pulchra benigno
      levia membra tulit: pilus illi quaesitus ubique.
      She did not stay unshorn, but beautiful from a benign body
      she bore her light liths, hair to be sought on any spot.
Declension[edit]

First/second-declension adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative ānxius ānxia ānxium ānxiī ānxiae ānxia
Genitive ānxiī ānxiae ānxiī ānxiōrum ānxiārum ānxiōrum
Dative ānxiō ānxiō ānxiīs
Accusative ānxium ānxiam ānxium ānxiōs ānxiās ānxia
Ablative ānxiō ānxiā ānxiō ānxiīs
Vocative ānxie ānxia ānxium ānxiī ānxiae ānxia

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