grandis

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French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

grandis

  1. inflection of grandir:
    1. first/second-person singular present indicative
    2. first/second-person singular past historic
    3. second-person singular imperative

Participle[edit]

grandis

  1. masculine plural of the past participle of grandir

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *gʰer- (to rub, to grind). Cognate with Proto-Germanic *grautaz (big in size, coarse, coarse grained), from where English great, Scots great (coarse in grain or texture, thick, great), West Frisian grut (large, great), Dutch groot (large, stour), German groß (large), Albanian ngre (I lift, heave, stand, elevate).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

grandis (neuter grande, comparative grandior, superlative grandissimus, adverb grandē or granditer); third-declension two-termination adjective

  1. full-grown, grown up
  2. large, great, grand, lofty, big
    Synonym: magnus
    Antonym: parvus
  3. powerful
  4. aged, old

Declension[edit]

Third-declension two-termination adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
Nominative grandis grande grandēs grandia
Genitive grandis grandium
Dative grandī grandibus
Accusative grandem grande grandēs
grandīs
grandia
Ablative grandī grandibus
Vocative grandis grande grandēs grandia

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References[edit]

  • grandis in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • grandis in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • grandis in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • aged: grandis natu
    • much money: pecunia magna, grandis (multum pecuniae)