exquisitus

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Perfect passive participle of exquīrō (seek out).

Pronunciation[edit]

Participle[edit]

exquīsītus (feminine exquīsīta, neuter exquīsītum, superlative exquīsītissimus); first/second-declension participle

  1. sought out, searched for, hunted up, ascertained, having been sought out
  2. inquired into, having been inquired into

Declension[edit]

First/second-declension adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative exquīsītus exquīsīta exquīsītum exquīsītī exquīsītae exquīsīta
Genitive exquīsītī exquīsītae exquīsītī exquīsītōrum exquīsītārum exquīsītōrum
Dative exquīsītō exquīsītō exquīsītīs
Accusative exquīsītum exquīsītam exquīsītum exquīsītōs exquīsītās exquīsīta
Ablative exquīsītō exquīsītā exquīsītō exquīsītīs
Vocative exquīsīte exquīsīta exquīsītum exquīsītī exquīsītae exquīsīta

Descendants[edit]

  • English: exquisite
  • French: exquis
  • Italian: squisito
  • Portuguese: esquisito
  • Spanish: exquisito

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