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Allen and Greenough/ New Latin Grammar

Nominal Adjectives

245. Adjectives meaning full of, prone to , are formed from nounstems with the suffixes—

-ōsus, -lēns, -lentus

fluctu-ōsus, billowy;fluctus, a billow.
form-ōsus, beautiful;forma, beauty.
perīcul-ōsus, dangerous;perīculum, danger.
pesti-lēns, pesti-lentus, pestilent;pestis, pest.
vīno-lentus, vīn-ōsus, given to drink;vīnum, wine.

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