amnestia

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

< Latin amnestia < Ancient Greek ἀμνηστία (amnēstía), from ἀ- (a-, privative) + μνήμη (mnḗmē) (remembrance, reminiscence)

Noun[edit]

amnestia

  1. amnesty

Declension[edit]

Inflection of amnestia (Kotus type 12/kulkija, no gradation)
nominative amnestia amnestiat
genitive amnestian amnestioiden
amnestioitten
partitive amnestiaa amnestioita
illative amnestiaan amnestioihin
singular plural
nominative amnestia amnestiat
accusative nom. amnestia amnestiat
gen. amnestian
genitive amnestian amnestioiden
amnestioitten
amnestiainrare
partitive amnestiaa amnestioita
inessive amnestiassa amnestioissa
elative amnestiasta amnestioista
illative amnestiaan amnestioihin
adessive amnestialla amnestioilla
ablative amnestialta amnestioilta
allative amnestialle amnestioille
essive amnestiana amnestioina
translative amnestiaksi amnestioiksi
instructive amnestioin
abessive amnestiatta amnestioitta
comitative amnestioineen

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Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

amnestia f (plural amnesties)

  1. amnesty

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the Ancient Greek ἀμνηστῐ́ᾱ (amnēstíā, forgetfulness”, especially “amnesty”; “failure to mention (a thing)”, “passing (it) over).

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Noun[edit]

amnestia f (genitive amnestiae); first declension

  1. an amnesty, a forgiving or general pardoning of a state crime

Declension[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative amnestia amnestiae
genitive amnestiae amnestiārum
dative amnestiae amnestiīs
accusative amnestiam amnestiās
ablative amnestiā amnestiīs
vocative amnestia amnestiae

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References[edit]

  • amnestĭa in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • amnestĭa” on page 115/1 of Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • amnestia in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • amnestia in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin
  • amnestia” on page 119/2 of the Oxford Latin Dictionary (1st ed., 1968–82)
  • Niermeyer, Jan Frederik (1976), “amnestia”, in Mediae Latinitatis Lexicon Minus (in Latin), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 41/2

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Noun[edit]

amnestia n

  1. definite plural of amnesti

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Noun[edit]

amnestia n

  1. definite plural of amnesti

Polish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ἀμνηστία (amnēstía).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

amnestia f

  1. amnesty

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Further reading[edit]

  • amnestia in Polish dictionaries at PWN