capitalis

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Latin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From caput ‎(head).

Adjective[edit]

capitālis m, f ‎(neuter capitāle); third declension

  1. head or life (attributive)
  2. deadly, mortal
  3. excellent

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative capitālis capitāle capitālēs capitālia
genitive capitālis capitālium
dative capitālī capitālibus
accusative capitālem capitāle capitālēs capitālia
ablative capitālī capitālibus
vocative capitālis capitāle capitālēs capitālia

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • capitalis” in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879.
  • capitalis” in Félix Gaffiot (1934), Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Paris: Hachette.
  • Meissner, Carl; Auden, Henry William (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to be separated by a deadly hatred: capitali odio dissidere ab aliquo (De Am. 1. 2)
    • to charge some one with a capital offence: accusare aliquem rei capitalis (rerum capitalium)