altitudo

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From altus (high, lofty) +‎ -tūdō.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

altitūdō f (genitive altitūdinis); third declension

  1. height (distance from bottom to top)
  2. depth
  3. (figurative) spiritual or emotional depth

Declension[edit]

Third-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative altitūdō altitūdinēs
Genitive altitūdinis altitūdinum
Dative altitūdinī altitūdinibus
Accusative altitūdinem altitūdinēs
Ablative altitūdine altitūdinibus
Vocative altitūdō altitūdinēs

Related terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Catalan: altitud
  • English: altitude
  • French: altitude
  • Italian: altitudine

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