tamquam

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From tam + quam.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

tamquam (not comparable)

  1. as much as, so as, just as
  2. as if, so to speak
    Synonyms: velut, quasi

References[edit]

  • tamquam”, in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • tamquam”, in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • tamquam in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré latin-français, Hachette
  • Carl Meißner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • the elements and first beginnings: elementa et tamquam semina rerum
    • I felt quite at home in his house: apud eum sic fui tamquam domi meae (Fam. 13. 69)