scitamenta

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From scītus (beautiful, fine).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

scītāmenta n pl (genitive scītāmentōrum); second declension (plural only)

  1. delicate food, dainties, delicacies
  2. (figuratively) stylistic elegances, niceties or prettinesses of speech

Inflection[edit]

Second declension neuter.

Number Plural
nominative scītāmenta
genitive scītāmentōrum
dative scītāmentīs
accusative scītāmenta
ablative scītāmentīs
vocative scītāmenta

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

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