instantia

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Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

īnstantia f (genitive īnstantiae); first declension

  1. a being near, presence
  2. perseverance, earnestness, importunity, urgency

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative īnstantia īnstantiae
genitive īnstantiae īnstantiārum
dative īnstantiae īnstantiīs
accusative īnstantiam īnstantiās
ablative īnstantiā īnstantiīs
vocative īnstantia īnstantiae

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

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