grandis

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grandis

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

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grandis

  1. masculine plural of the past participle of grandir

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Etymology[edit]

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

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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
    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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