ultimus

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Etymology[edit]

< Latin

Noun[edit]

ultimus

  1. (academia) In an academic promotion ceremony, the person who graduates with the second best grades and receives his/her diploma last.

Declension[edit]

Inflection of ultimus (Kotus type 39/vastaus, no gradation)
nominative ultimus ultimukset
genitive ultimuksen ultimusten
ultimuksien
partitive ultimusta ultimuksia
illative ultimukseen ultimuksiin
singular plural
nominative ultimus ultimukset
accusative nom. ultimus ultimukset
gen. ultimuksen
genitive ultimuksen ultimusten
ultimuksien
partitive ultimusta ultimuksia
inessive ultimuksessa ultimuksissa
elative ultimuksesta ultimuksista
illative ultimukseen ultimuksiin
adessive ultimuksella ultimuksilla
ablative ultimukselta ultimuksilta
allative ultimukselle ultimuksille
essive ultimuksena ultimuksina
translative ultimukseksi ultimuksiksi
instructive ultimuksin
abessive ultimuksetta ultimuksitta
comitative ultimuksineen

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Superlative of ulter.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

ultimus (superlative of ulter)

  1. last, furthest, farthest, final

Inflection[edit]

First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative ultimus ultima ultimum ultimī ultimae ultima
genitive ultimī ultimae ultimī ultimōrum ultimārum ultimōrum
dative ultimō ultimō ultimīs
accusative ultimum ultimam ultimum ultimōs ultimās ultima
ablative ultimō ultimā ultimō ultimīs
vocative ultime ultima ultimum ultimī ultimae ultima

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References[edit]

  • ultimus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • ultimus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • ultimus” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • the most distant countries, the world's end: ultimae terrae
    • to travel through the most remote countries: disiunctissimas ultimas terras peragrare (not permigrare)
    • (ambiguous) to go back to the remote ages: repetere ab ultima (extrema, prisca) antiquitate (vetustate), ab heroicis temporibus