obviam

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Latin[edit]

Adjective[edit]

obviam

  1. accusative feminine singular of obvius

Adverb[edit]

obviam (not comparable)

  1. in the way
  2. against

References[edit]

  • obviam in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • obviam in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • obviam in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • (ambiguous) to meet any one: obviam ire alicui
    • (ambiguous) to go to meet some one: obviam venire alicui
    • (ambiguous) to meet some one by chance: obvium or obviam esse, obviam fieri
    • (ambiguous) to send to meet a person: obviam alicui aliquem mittere