atavus

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From at + avus ‎(grandfather).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

atavus m ‎(genitive atavī); second declension

  1. ancestor
  2. great-great-great-grandfather

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative atavus atavī
genitive atavī atavōrum
dative atavō atavīs
accusative atavum atavōs
ablative atavō atavīs
vocative atave atavī

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