terrestris

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From terra (earth; Earth; land) +‎ -estris.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

terrestris (neuter terrestre); third-declension two-termination adjective

  1. Of or pertaining to the earth or land; terrestrial, earthly.

Declension[edit]

Third-declension two-termination adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
Nominative terrestris terrestre terrestrēs terrestria
Genitive terrestris terrestrium
Dative terrestrī terrestribus
Accusative terrestrem terrestre terrestrēs
terrestrīs
terrestria
Ablative terrestrī terrestribus
Vocative terrestris terrestre terrestrēs terrestria

Related terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Catalan: terrestre
  • English: terrestrial
  • French: terrestre
  • Friulian: terest

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