voluntas

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From volō (wish, intend).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

voluntās f (genitive voluntātis); third declension

  1. will, free will, choice
  2. desire, inclination
  3. disposition towards (something or someone)
  4. favor, affection
  5. last will, testament
  6. goal, object, purpose, intention
  7. signification, import

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative voluntās voluntātēs
genitive voluntātis voluntātum
dative voluntātī voluntātibus
accusative voluntātem voluntātēs
ablative voluntāte voluntātibus
vocative voluntās voluntātēs

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References[edit]

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