scientiola

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Diminutive of scientia (knowledge), from sciēns, present active participle of sciō (I know, understand).

Noun[edit]

scientiola f (genitive scientiolae); first declension

  1. A little knowledge, smattering.

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative scientiola scientiolae
genitive scientiolae scientiolārum
dative scientiolae scientiolīs
accusative scientiolam scientiolās
ablative scientiolā scientiolīs
vocative scientiola scientiolae

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References[edit]

  • scientiola in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879