rotundus

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From rotō (turn around, revolve).

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Adjective[edit]

rotundus m (feminine rotunda, neuter rotundum); first/second declension

  1. round, circular
  2. spherical, rotund
  3. (figuratively) rounded, perfect
  4. (figuratively, of speech) polished, elegant
  5. (substantive) A sphere

Inflection[edit]

First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative rotundus rotunda rotundum rotundī rotundae rotunda
genitive rotundī rotundae rotundī rotundōrum rotundārum rotundōrum
dative rotundō rotundae rotundō rotundīs rotundīs rotundīs
accusative rotundum rotundam rotundum rotundōs rotundās rotunda
ablative rotundō rotundā rotundō rotundīs rotundīs rotundīs
vocative rotunde rotunda rotundum rotundī rotundae rotunda

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References[edit]

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