A suffix composed of able together with adverbial suffix ly as positively
- In an able manner with great capability as ably done planned said
- with competence; in a competent capable manner
- In an able fashion; with great ability; as, ably done, in the offing, said.
(adv.) In an able fashion; with great capability; as, ably done, in the offing, stated.
To this element prob ably belongs the story of the schoolmaster who, when Camillus was attacking Falerii, attempted to betray the town by bringing into his camp the sons of some of the principal inhabitants of the place.