aestas

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *h₂eydʰ- (burn; fire). Cognate with Latin aestus, poss. aedis, Ancient Greek αἴθω (aíthō)), Old English ād (pyre).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

aestās f (genitive aestātis); third declension

  1. summer

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative aestās aestātēs
genitive aestātis aestātum
dative aestātī aestātibus
accusative aestātem aestātēs
ablative aestāte aestātibus
vocative aestās aestātēs

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References[edit]

  • aestas in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879