frugalis

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From frūx (fruits of the earth, produce), usually in plural frūgēs +‎ -ālis.

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Adjective[edit]

frūgālis m, f (neuter frūgāle); third declension

  1. pertaining to fruits (or vegetables)
  2. economical, frugal, thrifty

Inflection[edit]

Third declension, neuter nominative singular in -e.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative frūgālis frūgāle frūgālēs frūgālia
genitive frūgālis frūgālis frūgālium frūgālium
dative frūgālī frūgālī frūgālibus frūgālibus
accusative frūgālem frūgāle frūgālēs frūgālia
ablative frūgālī frūgālī frūgālibus frūgālibus
vocative frūgālis frūgāle frūgālēs frūgālia

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References[edit]

  • frugalis in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879
  • frugal in The Century Dictionary, The Century Co., New York, 1911