uterque

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From uter +‎ -que.

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

uterque m (feminine utraque, neuter utrumque, plural utrīque)

  1. each of two or both.
    • Cicero, Tusculanae Disputationes, Book II, Chapter IV
      Ita est utraque res sine altera debilis.
      Thus each is feeble without the other.

Inflection[edit]

First/second declension, nominative masculine singular in -er, with genitive singular in -īus and dative singular in .

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative uterque utraque utrumque utrīque utraeque utraque
genitive utrīusque utrōrumque utrārumque utrōrumque
dative utrīque utrīsque
accusative utrumque utramque utrumque utrōsque utrāsque utraque
ablative utrōque utrāque utrōque utrīsque
vocative uterque utraque utrumque utrīque utraeque utraque

First/second declension, nominative masculine singular in -er, with genitive singular in -īus and dative singular in , with mn in compounds.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative uterque utraque utrunque utrīque utraeque utraque
genitive utrīusque utrōrunque utrārunque utrōrunque
dative utrīque utrīsque
accusative utrunque utranque utrunque utrōsque utrāsque utraque
ablative utrōque utrāque utrōque utrīsque
vocative uterque utraque utrunque utrīque utraeque utraque

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • uterque in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • uterque in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • uterque” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to discuss both sides of a question: in utramque partem, in contrarias partes disputare (De Or. 1. 34)
    • (ambiguous) in both cases; whichever way you look at it: in utraque re
  • uterque in Ramminger, Johann (accessed 16 July 2016) Neulateinische Wortliste: Ein Wörterbuch des Lateinischen von Petrarca bis 1700[2], pre-publication website, 2005-2016