magnanimus

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From magnus ‎(big) + animus ‎(soul, spirit), so literally "big spirit", itself a calque of Ancient Greek μεγαλόψυχος ‎(megalópsukhos).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

magnanimus m ‎(feminine magnanima, neuter magnanimum); first/second declension

  1. brave, bold, noble
  2. magnanimous
  3. generous

Inflection[edit]

First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative magnanimus magnanima magnanimum magnanimī magnanimae magnanima
genitive magnanimī magnanimae magnanimī magnanimōrum magnanimārum magnanimōrum
dative magnanimō magnanimō magnanimīs
accusative magnanimum magnanimam magnanimum magnanimōs magnanimās magnanima
ablative magnanimō magnanimā magnanimō magnanimīs
vocative magnanime magnanima magnanimum magnanimī magnanimae magnanima

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