Definition of longanimous in English:

longanimous

adjective

rare
  • Patient, forbearing; enduring, long-suffering.

Origin

Early 17th century. From post-classical Latin longanimus (also longanimis) long-suffering, patient (Vetus Latina, Vulgate; from classical Latin longus + animus, after Hellenistic Greek μακρόθυμος) + -ous.

Pronunciation

longanimous

/ˌlɒŋˈɡanɪməs/