forsan

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Ido[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin forsan.

Adverb[edit]

forsan

  1. perhaps, maybe
    Forsan il venos, forsan no.
    Maybe he went, maybe he didn't.

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Antonyms[edit]

  • certe (certainly)

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ellipsis of fōrs sit an

Adverb[edit]

forsan (not comparable)

  1. perhaps, perchance

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References[edit]

  • forsan in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • forsan in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • forsan” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, 1st edition. (Oxford University Press)