iugis

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Latin[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From a Proto-Indo-European compound *h₂eyu-gʷih₃- (long life). Cognate to Ancient Greek ὑγιής (hugiḗs, healthy), Avestan 𐬫𐬀𐬎𐬎𐬀𐬈-𐬘𐬍 (yauuae-jī), Proto-Germanic *ajukiz.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

iūgis (neuter iūge); third declension

  1. continual, perpetual (especially of flowing water)

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative iūgis iūge iūgēs iūgia
genitive iūgis iūgium
dative iūgī iūgibus
accusative iūgem iūge iūgēs iūgia
ablative iūgī iūgibus
vocative iūgis iūge iūgēs iūgia

Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Inflected form of iugum (yoke)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

iugīs

  1. dative plural of iugum
  2. ablative plural of iugum

References[edit]

  • iugis in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “iugis”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • iugis” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • (ambiguous) a perpetual spring: aqua iugis, perennis