facetia

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From facētus (witty).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

facētia f (genitive facētiae); first declension

  1. (usually plural) jest, wit, humour

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative facētia facētiae
genitive facētiae facētiārum
dative facētiae facētiīs
accusative facētiam facētiās
ablative facētiā facētiīs
vocative facētia facētiae

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References[edit]

  • facetious in The Century Dictionary, The Century Co., New York, 1911
  • facetia in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879