volubilis

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From volvo (I turn around, I roll)

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Adjective[edit]

volūbilis m, f (neuter volūbile); third declension

  1. that turns itself around, turning, spinning, whirling, rolling, revolving
  2. (figuratively, of speech) rapid, fluent, voluble
  3. (figuratively, of fate) changeable, mutable

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative volūbilis volūbile volūbilēs volūbilia
genitive volūbilis volūbilium
dative volūbilī volūbilibus
accusative volūbilem volūbile volūbilēs volūbilia
ablative volūbilī volūbilibus
vocative volūbilis volūbile volūbilēs volūbilia

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