modernus

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From modo (just now) +‎ -rnus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

modernus (feminine moderna, neuter modernum); first/second-declension adjective

  1. (post-Classical) modern

Declension[edit]

First/second-declension adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative modernus moderna modernum modernī modernae moderna
Genitive modernī modernae modernī modernōrum modernārum modernōrum
Dative modernō modernō modernīs
Accusative modernum modernam modernum modernōs modernās moderna
Ablative modernō modernā modernō modernīs
Vocative moderne moderna modernum modernī modernae moderna

Descendants[edit]

  • Catalan: modern
  • English: modern
  • French: moderne
  • German: modern
  • Italian: moderno
  • Portuguese: moderno
  • Romanian: modern
  • Spanish: moderno

References[edit]

  • modernus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • modernus in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • modernus in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • modernus in Ramminger, Johann (accessed 16 July 2016) Neulateinische Wortliste: Ein Wörterbuch des Lateinischen von Petrarca bis 1700[1], pre-publication website, 2005-2016

Latvian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

modernus

  1. accusative plural masculine form of moderns