virginalis

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From virgō (maid, virgin) +‎ -ālis.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

virginālis (neuter virgināle); third-declension two-termination adjective

  1. maidenly; of or pertaining to a maiden or virgin

Declension[edit]

Third-declension two-termination adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
Nominative virginālis virgināle virginālēs virginālia
Genitive virginālis virginālium
Dative virginālī virginālibus
Accusative virginālem virgināle virginālēs
virginālīs
virginālia
Ablative virginālī virginālibus
Vocative virginālis virgināle virginālēs virginālia

Related terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • English: virginal
  • Galician: virxinal
  • Spanish: virginal

References[edit]

  • virginalis in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • virginalis in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • virginalis in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette