solitudo

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From sōlus (alone; solitary, deserted).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

sōlitūdō f (genitive sōlitūdinis); third declension

  1. An instance of being alone; loneliness, solitariness, solitude.
  2. A lonely place; desert, wilderness.
  3. A state of want, destitution, deprivation.

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative sōlitūdō sōlitūdinēs
genitive sōlitūdinis sōlitūdinum
dative sōlitūdinī sōlitūdinibus
accusative sōlitūdinem sōlitūdinēs
ablative sōlitūdine sōlitūdinibus
vocative sōlitūdō sōlitūdinēs

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References[edit]

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