melior

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melior

  1. (comparative degree of bon) better

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *mehl- ‎(strong, big). Compare Ancient Greek μάλα ‎(mála), Latvian milns ‎(very much, a lot of).

Adjective[edit]

melior ‎(comparative of bonus)

  1. better; irregular comparative degree of bonus, good

Inflection[edit]

Third declension, comparative variant

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative melior melius meliōrēs meliōra
genitive meliōris meliōrum
dative meliōrī meliōribus
accusative meliōrem melius meliōrēs meliōra
ablative meliōre meliōribus
vocative melior melius meliōrēs meliōra

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