servilis

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Latin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

servīlis (neuter servīle); third declension

  1. slave (attributive); slavish
  2. servile

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative servīlis servīle servīlēs servīlia
genitive servīlis servīlium
dative servīlī servīlibus
accusative servīlem servīle servīlēs servīlia
ablative servīlī servīlibus
vocative servīlis servīle servīlēs servīlia

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • servilis in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • servilis in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “servilis”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • servilis” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to shake off the yoke of slavery: iugum servile a cervicibus deicere (Phil. 1. 2. 6)
    • to deliver some one from slavery: iugum servile alicui demere