audax

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin audāx, via Italian

Noun[edit]

audax ‎(plural audaxes)

  1. (cycling) A non-competitive long-distance (often over 200 km) cycling event.

Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

audax m ‎(plural audax)

  1. audax

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From audeō +‎ -āx.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

audāx m, f, n ‎(genitive audācis); third declension

  1. bold

Usage notes[edit]

Audax can mean daring in two senses: courageous, spirited and foolhardy, presumptuous, rash.

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative audāx audācēs audācia
genitive audācis audācium
dative audācī audācibus
accusative audācem audāx audācēs audācia
ablative audācī audācibus
vocative audāx audācēs audācia

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References[edit]

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