futilis

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰew-. See fūtis and fundō.

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Adjective[edit]

fūtilis (neuter fūtile); third declension

  1. that easily pours out
  2. that can not contain, leaky
  3. (figuratively) untrustworthy, vain, worthless, futile, frivolous

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative fūtilis fūtile fūtilēs fūtilia
genitive fūtilis fūtilium
dative fūtilī fūtilibus
accusative fūtilem fūtile fūtilēs fūtilia
ablative fūtilī fūtilibus
vocative fūtilis fūtile fūtilēs fūtilia

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