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"A certain"

Quidam is an indefinite pronoun

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Aliquis, aliquid,

Declined like interrogative pronoun quis, quid

Means "someone, something, anyone, anything"

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Adjective of aliquis

Aliqui, aliqua, aliquod
Declines like qui, quae, quod (but aliqua not aliquae)
Means "some, any"

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Quis

Quis, quid
Is the same as aliquis but has a greater degree of indefiniteness about it. Used after si, nisi, num, ne. (After Si nisi num ne all the ali-'s drop away)

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Quisquam

Quisquam, quidquam(quicquam)

Declined like quis, quid

Means "someone (something)" "anyone (anything)"

Used mainly in sentences that imply negation

The adjective form is ullus, ulla, ullum

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Adjective of quis

Qui, qua, quod

Identical to aliqui, aliqua, aliquod

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Quisque

Quisque, quidque(quicque)

Is declined like quis, quid

Means "each one (each)" "everyone (every)"

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Adjective of quisque

Quique, quaeque, quodque

Declined like qui, quae, quod

"Each, every"

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When is quisque found

Can only be found after a: superlative, relative pronoun, interrogative pronoun, ordinal number, reflexive

Or found as: unusquisque, unaquaeque, unumquodque

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Aliquis ad me heri venit

Someone came to me yesterday

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We fought with the inhabitants not without some fear

Non sine aliquo metu cum incolis pugnavimus

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Vidistine aliquem?

Did you see anyone (someone)?

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Si quis ad me veniat, felix sim

If anyone (someone) should come to me, I would be happy

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If you should not see anyone, you would not be happy

Nisi quem videas, felix non sis

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Num quem vides?

You dont see anyone (someone), do you?

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He did this in order that someone might not be angry

Hoc fecit ne quis iratus esset

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Vix quisquam hoc negare potest

Hardly anyone can deny this

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The envoy was braver than any of the soldiers

Fortior fuit legatus quam quisquam militum

- the implied negation here is that no one of the soldiers was bracer than the envoy

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Solis lux clarior est quam lix ullius ignis

The light of the sun is brighter than the light of any fire

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Haec optimus quisque sentit

Each (every) very good man perceives these things

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Each man loves this girl
Every man loves this girl

Quique vir hanc puellam amat

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Cuique homini multa pecunia est

There is much money to each/every man
Each/every man has much money

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What are they

Represent SOME person or thing without designating exactly WHICH one.

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Adjective of quisquam

Qui, qua, quod

"Some, any"