Felicitas

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German[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Learned borrowing from Latin Fēlīcitās.

Pronunciation[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Felicitas

  1. a female given name

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From fēlīcitās (happiness), from fēlīx (happy) +‎ -itās.

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Fēlīcitās f sg (genitive Fēlīcitātis); third declension

  1. (Roman mythology) A goddess of luck.
  2. a female given name, borne by early Christian martyrs

Declension[edit]

Third-declension noun, singular only.

Case Singular
Nominative Fēlīcitās
Genitive Fēlīcitātis
Dative Fēlīcitātī
Accusative Fēlīcitātem
Ablative Fēlīcitāte
Vocative Fēlīcitās

References[edit]

  • Felicitas”, in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • Felicitas in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré latin-français, Hachette