blavus

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blavus (feminine blava, neuter blavum); first/second-declension adjective

  1. (Medieval Latin) blue.
    • 1678, du Cange, Glossarium mediæ et infimæ latinitatis, page 678c:
      BLAVUS, Blaveus, Blavius, Bloius. Color cæruleus, ex Germanico Blaw, nostri Bleu dicunt.
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First/second-declension adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative blavus blava blavum blavī blavae blava
Genitive blavī blavae blavī blavōrum blavārum blavōrum
Dative blavō blavō blavīs
Accusative blavum blavam blavum blavōs blavās blava
Ablative blavō blavā blavō blavīs
Vocative blave blava blavum blavī blavae blava

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Colors in Latin · colōrēs (layout · text)
     candidus, albus, niveus, cēreus, marmoreus, eburneus, cānus      rāvus, pullus, cinereus, cinericeus, plumbeusgrīseus      āter, niger, piceus
             pūniceusmurrhinus, rūfus, ruber, russus, rubrīcus, mulleus; cocceus, coccīnus, badius              rutilus, armeniacus, auranteus, aurantiacus; fuscus, colōrius, cervīnus, spādīx              gilvus, helvus, fulvus, flāvus, croceus, pallidus, lūteus, blondinus
             galbus, galbīnus, lūridus              viridis              prasinus
             cyaneus              caeruleus, azurīnus, blavus              glaucus; līvidus; venetus
             violāceus, ianthinus              ostrīnus, amethystīnus              purpureus, ātropurpūreus, roseus, rosāceus