habilis

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Etymology[edit]

From habeō ‎(have, possess) +‎ -bilis, with haplology simplifying -bibi- to -bi-.

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Adjective[edit]

habilis m, f ‎(neuter habile); third declension

  1. suitable, fit, proper
  2. apt, skillful
  3. nimble, swift
  4. manageable

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative habilis habile habilēs habilia
genitive habilis habilium
dative habilī habilibus
accusative habilem habile habilēs habilia
ablative habilī habilibus
vocative habilis habile habilēs habilia

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