vidua

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *h₁widʰéwh₂. Cognates include Sanskrit विधवा (vidhávā), Ancient Greek ἠΐθεος (ēḯtheos) and Old English widewe (English widow).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

vidua f (genitive viduae); first declension

  1. widow
  2. unmarried woman

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative vidua viduae
genitive viduae viduārum
dative viduae viduīs
accusative viduam viduās
ablative viduā viduīs
vocative vidua viduae

Descendants[edit]

Adjective[edit]

vidua

  1. nominative feminine singular of viduus
  2. nominative neuter plural of viduus
  3. accusative neuter plural of viduus
  4. vocative feminine singular of viduus
  5. vocative neuter plural of viduus

viduā

  1. ablative feminine singular of viduus

Related terms[edit]