amicitia

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Noun[edit]

amīcitia f ‎(genitive amīcitiae); first declension

  1. friendship
    Amicitiam alicui renuntiare.
    To abandon one's friendship.
    • 100 BCE – 44 BCE, Julius Caesar, Commentarii de Bello Gallico 1.44
      Amicitiam populi Romani sibi ornamento et praesidio, non detrimento esse oportere, atque se hac spe petisse.
      That the friendship of the Roman people ought to prove to him an ornament and a safeguard, not a detriment; and that he sought it with that expectation.
  2. an alliance

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative amīcitia amīcitiae
genitive amīcitiae amīcitiārum
dative amīcitiae amīcitiīs
accusative amīcitiam amīcitiās
ablative amīcitiā amīcitiīs
vocative amīcitia amīcitiae

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