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Allen and Greenough/ New Latin Grammar

ADJECTIVES/ THIRD DECLENSION (CONSONANT AND i-STEMS)

114. Adjectives of the Third Declension are thus classified:—

  1. Adjectives of Three Terminations in the nominative singular,—one for each gender: as, ācer, ācris, ācre .
  2. Adjectives of Two Terminations,—masculine and feminine the same: as, levis (M., F.), leve (N.).
  3. Adjectives of One Termination,—the same for all three genders: as, atrōx .

a. Adjectives of two and three terminations are true i-stems and hence retain in the ablative singular , in the neuter plural -ia, in the genitive plural -ium , and in the accusative plural regularly -īs (see §§ 73 and 74 ). 1

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But the forms of some are doubtful.