flagitium

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From flāgitō

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

flāgitium n (genitive flāgitiī); second declension

  1. A disgraceful action, shameful crime.
    Obsessos hinc fides, inde egestas inter decus ac flagitium distrahebant. [1]
  2. Shame, disgrace, outrage.

Inflection[edit]

Second declension neuter.

Number Singular Plural
nominative flāgitium flāgitia
genitive flāgitiī flāgitiōrum
dative flāgitiō flāgitiīs
accusative flāgitium flāgitia
ablative flāgitiō flāgitiīs
vocative flāgitium flāgitia

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