trepidus

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *trep- (to tremble) + -idus. Cognate with Russian трепа́ть (trepátʹ).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

trepidus (feminine trepida, neuter trepidum); first/second declension

  1. nervous, jumpy, agitated
  2. perilous, alarming

Inflection[edit]

First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative trepidus trepida trepidum trepidī trepidae trepida
genitive trepidī trepidae trepidī trepidōrum trepidārum trepidōrum
dative trepidō trepidō trepidīs
accusative trepidum trepidam trepidum trepidōs trepidās trepida
ablative trepidō trepidā trepidō trepidīs
vocative trepide trepida trepidum trepidī trepidae trepida

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References[edit]

  • De Vaan, Michiel (2008), “trepidus”, in Etymological Dictionary of Latin and the other Italic Languages (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 7), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 628
  • trepidus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • trepidus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • trepidus in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français [Illustrated Latin-French Dictionary], Hachette