abbatissa

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

abbās (abbot) +‎ -issa (feminine noun-forming suffix).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

abbātissa f (genitive abbātissae); first declension

  1. (Late Latin) abbess, female head of an abbey

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative abbātissa abbātissae
genitive abbātissae abbātissārum
dative abbātissae abbātissīs
accusative abbātissam abbātissās
ablative abbātissā abbātissīs
vocative abbātissa abbātissae

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin abbātissa (abbess).

Noun[edit]

abbatissa f (genitive abbatissu, plural abbatissur)

  1. abbess

Inflection[edit]