posterus

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Etymology[edit]

From post.

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posterus m ‎(feminine postera, neuter posterum); first/second declension

  1. following, next, coming after
  2. (figuratively) inferior

Inflection[edit]

First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative posterus postera posterum posterī posterae postera
genitive posterī posterae posterī posterōrum posterārum posterōrum
dative posterō posterō posterīs
accusative posterum posteram posterum posterōs posterās postera
ablative posterō posterā posterō posterīs
vocative postere postera posterum posterī posterae postera

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References[edit]

  • posterus in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • posterus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • posterus in Félix Gaffiot (1934), Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Paris: Hachette.
  • Meissner, Carl; Auden, Henry William (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to put off till another time; to postpone: aliquid in aliud tempus, in posterum differre
    • for the future: in posterum; in futurum
    • (ambiguous) posterity: posteri