quietus

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin quiētus (at rest).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • enPR: kwī.ēʹtəs

Noun[edit]

quietus (usually uncountable, plural quietuses)

  1. A stillness or pause; something that quiets or represses; removal from activity; especially: death.
  2. Final settlement (as of a debt).

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Perfect passive participle of quiēscō (repose, lie still)

Participle[edit]

quiētus m (feminine quiēta, neuter quiētum); first/second declension

  1. at rest, quiet, keeping quiet.
  2. peaceful, neutral.
  3. tranquil, calm.

Inflection[edit]

First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative quiētus quiēta quiētum quiētī quiētae quiēta
genitive quiētī quiētae quiētī quiētōrum quiētārum quiētōrum
dative quiētō quiētae quiētō quiētīs quiētīs quiētīs
accusative quiētum quiētam quiētum quiētōs quiētās quiēta
ablative quiētō quiētā quiētō quiētīs quiētīs quiētīs
vocative quiēte quiēta quiētum quiētī quiētae quiēta

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