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studiōsus (feminine studiōsa, neuter studiōsum); first/second declension

  1. eager, zealous, assiduous
  2. anxious
  3. studious

Usage notes[edit]

  • Takes the genitive case.


First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative studiōsus studiōsa studiōsum studiōsī studiōsae studiōsa
genitive studiōsī studiōsae studiōsī studiōsōrum studiōsārum studiōsōrum
dative studiōsō studiōsō studiōsīs
accusative studiōsum studiōsam studiōsum studiōsōs studiōsās studiōsa
ablative studiōsō studiōsā studiōsō studiōsīs
vocative studiōse studiōsa studiōsum studiōsī studiōsae studiōsa


  • studiosus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • studiosus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • studiosus in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • studiosus in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to look favourably upon; to support: studiosum esse alicuius
    • truthful; veracious: veritatis amans, diligens, studiosus
    • learned, scientific, literary men: homines litterarum studiosi
    • to strive to attain virtue: virtutem sequi, virtutis studiosum esse
    • to have an inclination for a thing: studere alicui rei, studiosum esse alicuius rei
    • to be a friend of the aristocracy: nobilitatis fautorem, studiosum esse
    • to be a strong partisan: partium studiosum esse
    • to be a follower of some one: alicuius studiosum esse
    • (ambiguous) to take great pains in order to..: studiose (diligenter, enixe, sedulo, maxime) dare operam, ut...
  • studiosus in Ramminger, Johann (accessed 16 July 2016) Neulateinische Wortliste: Ein Wörterbuch des Lateinischen von Petrarca bis 1700[2], pre-publication website, 2005-2016