mediterraneus

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

medius (middle) +‎ terra (land) +‎ -āneus

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Classical) IPA(key): /me.di.terˈraː.ne.us/, [mɛ.dɪ.tɛrˈraː.ne.ʊs]

Adjective[edit]

mediterrāneus (feminine mediterrānea, neuter mediterrāneum); first/second declension

  1. inland (remote from the coast)

Inflection[edit]

First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative mediterrāneus mediterrānea mediterrāneum mediterrāneī mediterrāneae mediterrānea
genitive mediterrāneī mediterrāneae mediterrāneī mediterrāneōrum mediterrāneārum mediterrāneōrum
dative mediterrāneō mediterrāneō mediterrāneīs
accusative mediterrāneum mediterrāneam mediterrāneum mediterrāneōs mediterrāneās mediterrānea
ablative mediterrāneō mediterrāneā mediterrāneō mediterrāneīs
vocative mediterrānee mediterrānea mediterrāneum mediterrāneī mediterrāneae mediterrānea

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References[edit]

  • mediterraneus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • mediterraneus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • mediterraneus” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • an inland region; the interior: terra (regio) mediterranea
  • mediterraneus in Ramminger, Johann (accessed 16 July 2016) Neulateinische Wortliste: Ein Wörterbuch des Lateinischen von Petrarca bis 1700[2], pre-publication website, 2005-2016