badius

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *badyo- (yellow, brown). Cognate to Old Irish buide (yellow).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

badius (feminine badia, neuter badium); first/second-declension adjective

  1. (usually of horses) reddish brown, chestnut colored, bay

Declension[edit]

First/second-declension adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative badius badia badium badiī badiae badia
Genitive badiī badiae badiī badiōrum badiārum badiōrum
Dative badiō badiō badiīs
Accusative badium badiam badium badiōs badiās badia
Ablative badiō badiā badiō badiīs
Vocative badie badia badium badiī badiae badia

Descendants[edit]

  • English: bay
  • French: bai
  • Galician: baio
  • Italian: baio
  • Portuguese: baio, baço
  • Spanish: bayo, bazo

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