soporifero

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See also: soporífero

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin sopōriferum, accusative form of sopōrifer, derived from sopor (sleep), ultimately from the Proto-Indo-European root *swep- (to sleep).
Surface analysis: sopor(e) (sleep) +‎ -ifero (bearing”, “carrying, adjectival derivational suffix).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /so.poˈri.fe.ro/, [s̪opoˈr̺iːfer̺o]
  • Stress: soporìfero
  • Hyphenation: so‧po‧ri‧fe‧ro

Adjective[edit]

soporifero (feminine singular soporifera, masculine plural soporiferi, feminine plural soporifere)

  1. soporific
  2. (figuratively, humorous) boring, tedious

Latin[edit]

Adjective[edit]

sopōriferō

  1. dative masculine singular of sopōrifer
  2. dative neuter singular of sopōrifer
  3. ablative masculine singular of sopōrifer
  4. ablative neuter singular of sopōrifer