Theodosia

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin Theodosia, from Ancient Greek Θεοδοσία (Theodosía). Feminine form of Theodosius. Doublet of Feodosiya.

Proper noun[edit]

Theodosia

  1. A female given name from Ancient Greek.
    Theda Bara, born Theodosia Burr Goodman, was one of the most popular actresses of the silent-film era.
  2. A village in Missouri, United States.
  3. Alternative form of Feodosiya, a city in Crimea, Ukraine.

Translations[edit]


Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek Θεοδοσία (Theodosía). Feminine form of Theodosius.

Proper noun[edit]

Theodosia f sg (genitive Theodosiae); first declension

  1. A female given name from Ancient Greek.
  2. A city of Crimea, now Feodosiya

Declension[edit]

First-declension noun, with locative, singular only.

Case Singular
Nominative Theodosia
Genitive Theodosiae
Dative Theodosiae
Accusative Theodosiam
Ablative Theodosiā
Vocative Theodosia
Locative Theodosiae

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References[edit]

  • Theodosia in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879
  • Theodosia in Gaffiot, Félix, Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette, 1934
  • Theodosia in William Smith, editor, A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography, volume 1 & 2, London: Walton and Maberly, 1854, 1857