Latin Synonyms for A-S Adj. pp. 207-209

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paternal

belonging to or inherited from one's father

maternal

relating to or derived from one's mother

fraternal

like or characteristic of or befitting a brother

filial

of, relating to, or befitting a son or daughter

infantile

being or befitting or characteristic of an infant

puerile

displaying or suggesting a lack of maturity

masculine

associated with men and not with women

virile

Having or showing masculine spirit, strength, vigor, or power

feminine

having features, qualities, and characteristics belonging to women

diabolical

very cruel; wicked; fiendish

ursine

of or like a bear

taurine

of or life a bull

feline

of or pertaining to the cat family; sly; stealthy

bovine

of or like a cow or ox; sluggish and patient

canine

of or pertaining to the dog family

asinine

like an ass or donkey (thought to be the most stupid beast of burden); silly; stupid

piscine

or or like a fish

vulpine

of or like a fox; crafty; cunning

hircine

goatlike, especially in smell

equine

of or like a horse

porcine

of or like a pig

ovine

of or like a sheep

lupine

of or like a wolf; ravenous

sanguine

having a ruddy color, as a sanguine complexion

sanguinary

bloody

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