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By surface analysis, barba (beard) +‎ -ātus; from Proto-Italic *farβātos, from earlier *farðātos. The same formation also occurs in Proto-Balto-Slavic *bardā́ˀtas: both are thus reconstructable back to Proto-Indo-European *bʰardʰéh₂tos (bearded).



barbātus (feminine barbāta, neuter barbātum); first/second-declension adjective

  1. bearded


First/second-declension adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative barbātus barbāta barbātum barbātī barbātae barbāta
Genitive barbātī barbātae barbātī barbātōrum barbātārum barbātōrum
Dative barbātō barbātō barbātīs
Accusative barbātum barbātam barbātum barbātōs barbātās barbāta
Ablative barbātō barbātā barbātō barbātīs
Vocative barbāte barbāta barbātum barbātī barbātae barbāta


Derived terms[edit]


  • Eastern Romance
    • Aromanian: bãrbat
    • Istro-Romanian: bărbåt
    • Megleno-Romanian: bărbat
    • Romanian: bărbat
  • West Iberian
  • English: barbate
  • Greek: βαρβάτος (varvátos)
  • Italian: barbato


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