Decima

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See also: decima, décima, and dècima

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin meaning "the tenth".

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Proper noun[edit]

Decima

  1. (Roman mythology) One of the three Fates, or Parcae, daughter of Jupiter and Justitia; the measurer of the thread of life. She is the Roman equivalent of Lachesis.

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Feminine form of Decimus.

Proper noun[edit]

Decima f (genitive Decimae); first declension

  1. A feminine praenomen.
  2. (Roman mythology) Decima, the goddess that presides over accouchements

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular
nominative Decima
genitive Decimae
dative Decimae
accusative Decimam
ablative Decimā
vocative Decima

Synonyms[edit]

  • Lachesis (one of the three Fates)