moralis

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From mos (manner, custom, way; law). First used by Cicero, to translate Ancient Greek ἠθικός (ēthikós, moral)[1].

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

mōrālis m, f (neuter mōrāle); third declension

  1. Of or pertaining to manners, morals or ethics; moral.

Inflection[edit]

Third declension, neuter nominative singular in -e.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative mōrālis mōrāle mōrālēs mōrālia
genitive mōrālis mōrālis mōrālium mōrālium
dative mōrālī mōrālī mōrālibus mōrālibus
accusative mōrālem mōrāle mōrālēs mōrālia
ablative mōrālī mōrālī mōrālibus mōrālibus
vocative mōrālis mōrāle mōrālēs mōrālia

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References[edit]

  • moralis in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879
  • Notes:
  1. ^ moral in The Century Dictionary, The Century Co., New York, 1911