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acer, acris, acre

sharp, keen, eager; severe, fierce

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brevis, breve

short, small, brief

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celer, celeris, celere

swift, quick, rapid

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difficilis, difficile

hard, difficult, troublesome

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dulcis, dulce

sweet; pleasant, agreeable

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facilis, facile

easy, agreeable

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fortis, forte

strong, brave

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ingens, gen. ingentis

huge

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omnis, omne

every, all

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potens, gen. potentis

able, powerful, mighty, strong

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senex, gen. senis

old, aged; old man

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levis, leve

light; easy; slight, trivial

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mortalis, mortale

mortal

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gravis, grave

heavy, weighty; serious, important; severe, grievous

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immortalis, immortale

not subject to death, immortal

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communis, commune

common, general, of/for the community

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felic, gen. felicis

lucky, fortunate, happy

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ferox, gen. ferocis

fierce, savage

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fidelis, fidele

faithful, loyal

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sapiens, gen. sapientis

wise, judicious

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tristis, triste

sad sorrowful; joyless, grim, severe

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turpis, turpe

ugly; shameful, base, disgraceful

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diligens, gen. diligentis

diligent, careful

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dissimilis, dissimile

unlike, different

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gracilis, gracile

slender, thin

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humilis, humile

lowly, humble

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similis, simile +gen. or +dat.

similar (to), like, resembling

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utilis, utile

useful, advantageous

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princeps, gen. principis

chief, foremost

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mediocris, mediocre

ordinary, moderate, mediocre

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dives, gen. divitis/ditis

rich, wealthy

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par, gen. partis + dat.

equal, like

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pauper, gen. pauperis

of small means, poor

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suavis, suave

sweet

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talis, tale

such, of such a sort

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Absens, gen. Absentis

Absent, away

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Mirabilis, mirabile

Amazing, wondrous, remarkable

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Sublimis, sublime

Elevated, lofty; heroic, noble

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Liberalis, liberale

Of, relating to a free person; worthy of a free man, decent, liberal; generous

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Vetus, veteris

Old