aegritudo

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Derived from aeger (sick, ill) +‎ -tūdō (-ness).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

aegritūdō f (genitive aegritūdinis); third declension

  1. illness, sickness
  2. grief, sorrow

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative aegritūdō aegritūdinēs
genitive aegritūdinis aegritūdinum
dative aegritūdinī aegritūdinibus
accusative aegritūdinem aegritūdinēs
ablative aegritūdine aegritūdinibus
vocative aegritūdō aegritūdinēs

References[edit]

  • aegritudo in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • aegritudo in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • aegritudo in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • aegritudo in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to be vexed, mortified, anxious: in aegritudine, sollicitudine esse
    • to be vexed, mortified, anxious: aegritudine, sollicitudine affici
    • anxiety gnaws at the heart and incapacitates it: aegritudo exest animum planeque conficit (Tusc. 3. 13. 27)
    • to be wasting away with grief: aegritudine, curis confici
    • to be bowed down, prostrated by grief: aegritudine afflictum, debilitatum esse, iacēre
    • to comfort another in his trouble: aegritudinem alicuius elevare
    • to comfort another in his trouble: aliquem aegritudine levare