amoenitas

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Etymology[edit]

From amoenus (pleasant, delightful, lovely) +‎ -itās.

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Noun[edit]

amoenitās f (genitive amoenitātis); third declension

  1. pleasantness, pleasurableness, delightfulness, loveliness, agreeableness, charm

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative amoenitās amoenitātēs
genitive amoenitātis amoenitātum
dative amoenitātī amoenitātibus
accusative amoenitātem amoenitātēs
ablative amoenitāte amoenitātibus
vocative amoenitās amoenitātēs

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References[edit]

  • amoenitas in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • amoenitas in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “amoenitas”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • amoenitas” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • pleasant districts; charming surroundings: loca amoena, amoenitas locorum