iners

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Etymology[edit]

PIE root
*h₂er-

From in- +‎ ars ‎(skill, art) +‎ -is.

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Adjective[edit]

iners m, f, n ‎(genitive inertis); third declension

  1. without skill, unskilled, unskillful, incompetent, crude
  2. inactive, lazy, idle, indolent, sluggish, inert; worthless; stagnant
  3. quiet, inactive; timid
  4. (of food) without flavor, insipid

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative iners inertēs inertia
genitive inertis inertium
dative inertī inertibus
accusative inertem iners inertēs inertia
ablative inertī inertibus
vocative iners inertēs inertia

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