vegetabilis

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From vegetāre, vegetō (to animate, to quicken) +‎ -bilis.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

vegetābilis (neuter vegetābile); third-declension two-termination adjective

  1. animating, enlivening, vivifying
  2. able to produce and support growth, vegetative

Declension[edit]

Third-declension two-termination adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
Nominative vegetābilis vegetābile vegetābilēs vegetābilia
Genitive vegetābilis vegetābilium
Dative vegetābilī vegetābilibus
Accusative vegetābilem vegetābile vegetābilēs
vegetābilīs
vegetābilia
Ablative vegetābilī vegetābilibus
Vocative vegetābilis vegetābile vegetābilēs vegetābilia

Related terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • English: vegetable
  • Italian: vegetabile

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