copiosus

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

cōpia +‎ -ōsus

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

cōpiōsus m ‎(feminine cōpiōsa, neuter cōpiōsum, comparative cōpiōsior, superlative cōpiōsissimus); first/second declension

  1. copious, plentiful, abundant
  2. prolific
  3. eloquent

Declension[edit]

First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative cōpiōsus cōpiōsa cōpiōsum cōpiōsī cōpiōsae cōpiōsa
genitive cōpiōsī cōpiōsae cōpiōsī cōpiōsōrum cōpiōsārum cōpiōsōrum
dative cōpiōsō cōpiōsō cōpiōsīs
accusative cōpiōsum cōpiōsam cōpiōsum cōpiōsōs cōpiōsās cōpiōsa
ablative cōpiōsō cōpiōsā cōpiōsō cōpiōsīs
vocative cōpiōse cōpiōsa cōpiōsum cōpiōsī cōpiōsae cōpiōsa

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • copiosus in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • copiosus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • copiosus in Félix Gaffiot (1934), Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Paris: Hachette.
  • Meissner, Carl; Auden, Henry William (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • (ambiguous) to speak very fluently: copiose dicere
    • (ambiguous) to entertain, regale a person: accipere aliquem (bene, copiose, laute, eleganter, regio apparatu, apparatis epulis)