iuvenis

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Latin[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Italic *juwenis, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂yuh₁en-. Cognates include Sanskrit युवन् (yúvan), Persian جوان (javān) and Old English ġeong (English young).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

iuvenis (genitive iuvenis); third declension

  1. young

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative iuvenis iuvenēs iuvenia
genitive iuvenium
dative iuvenī iuvenibus
accusative iuvenem iuvenis iuvenēs iuvenia
ablative iuvenī iuvenibus
vocative iuvenis iuvenēs iuvenia

Antonyms[edit]

Noun[edit]

iuvenis m, f (genitive iuvenis); third declension

  1. A youth; a young man or woman.

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative iuvenis iuvenēs
genitive iuvenis iuvenum
dative iuvenī iuvenibus
accusative iuvenem iuvenēs
ablative iuvene iuvenibus
vocative iuvenis iuvenēs

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Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • iuvenis in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “iuvenis”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre