quies

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *kʷieh₁-ti-. Cognates include Avestan [script?] (šāiti-, happiness), Old Persian [script?] (šiyāti-, luck), Old Armenian հանգչիմ (hangčʿim).

Noun[edit]

quiēs f (genitive quiētis); third declension

  1. rest, repose, quiet

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative quiēs quiētēs
genitive quiētis quiētum
dative quiētī quiētibus
accusative quiētem quiētēs
ablative quiēte quiētibus
vocative quiēs quiētēs

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • quies in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879
  • quiet in The Century Dictionary, The Century Co., New York, 1911
  • Hrach Martirosyan (2010), Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon, Leiden, Boston: Brill Academic Publishers, ISBN 9789004173378, page 388