requies

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From re- (again) + quiēs (quiet, rest).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

requiēs f (genitive requiētis); third declension

  1. rest, repose
    Requiem aeternam dona eis, Domine; et lux perpetua luceat eis.
    Grant them eternal rest, Lord; and may perpetual light shine on them.
  2. a place of rest

Inflection[edit]

Number Singular Plural
nominative requiēs requiētēs
genitive requiētis or
requiē
requiētum
dative requiētī requiētibus
accusative requiem or
requiētem
requiētēs
ablative requiēte or
requiē
requiētibus
vocative requiēs requiētēs

Descendants[edit]