rivalis

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From rīvus (brook; channel).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

rīvālis m, f (neuter rīvāle); third declension

  1. Of or pertaining to a brook.
  2. (substantive) Someone who uses the same brook or stream as another; someone who has the same mistress as another; competitor (in love); rival.

Inflection[edit]

Third declension, neuter nominative singular in -e.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative rīvālis rīvāle rīvālēs rīvālia
genitive rīvālis rīvālis rīvālium rīvālium
dative rīvālī rīvālī rīvālibus rīvālibus
accusative rīvālem rīvāle rīvālēs rīvālia
ablative rīvālī rīvālī rīvālibus rīvālibus
vocative rīvālis rīvāle rīvālēs rīvālia

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References[edit]

  • rivalis in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879