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Latin

EN[ˈlæt.ɪn] [ˈlæt.n] [ˈlæ.ʔn̩] [-ætɪn]
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  • Latin (/ˈlætɨn/; Latin: lingua latīna, IPA: [ˈlɪŋɡʷa laˈtiːna]) is a classical language belonging to the Italic branch of the Indo-European languages. The Latin alphabet is derived from the Etruscan and Greek alphabets.
  • Latin was originally spoken in Latium, Italy. Through the power of the Roman Republic, it became the dominant language, initially in Italy and subsequently throughout the Roman Empire.
  • Many students, scholars, and members of the Christian clergy speak Latin fluently. It is taught in primary, secondary, and post-secondary educational institutions around the world.
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  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Adjectives
      • Uncomparable adjectives
      • Nouns
        • Countable nouns
          • Proper nouns
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        Meaning of Latin for the defined word.

        Grammatically, this word "Latin" is an adjective, more specifically, an uncomparable adjective. It's also a noun, more specifically, a countable noun and a proper noun.
        Definiteness: Level 9
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