facundus

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From for (to speak) +‎ -cundus. Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *bʰeh₂- (to speak).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

fācundus (feminine fācunda, neuter fācundum); first/second-declension adjective

  1. eloquent

Declension[edit]

First/second-declension adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative fācundus fācunda fācundum fācundī fācundae fācunda
Genitive fācundī fācundae fācundī fācundōrum fācundārum fācundōrum
Dative fācundō fācundō fācundīs
Accusative fācundum fācundam fācundum fācundōs fācundās fācunda
Ablative fācundō fācundā fācundō fācundīs
Vocative fācunde fācunda fācundum fācundī fācundae fācunda

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Italian: facondo
  • Portuguese: facundo
  • Spanish: facundo

References[edit]

  • facundus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • facundus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • facundus in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • facundus in William Smith, editor (1848) A Dictionary of Greek Biography and Mythology, London: John Murray
  • Morwood, James. A Latin Grammar. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1999.