amplitudo

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From amplus (great, large, ample) +‎ -tūdō

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

amplitūdō f (genitive amplitūdinis); third declension

  1. (of space) A wide extent; breadth, width, amplitude, size, bulk, multiplicity, abundance.
  2. (figuratively) Greatness; dignity, grandeur, prestige, distinction, consequence.

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative amplitūdō amplitūdinēs
genitive amplitūdinis amplitūdinum
dative amplitūdinī amplitūdinibus
accusative amplitūdinem amplitūdinēs
ablative amplitūdine amplitūdinibus
vocative amplitūdō amplitūdinēs

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References[edit]

  • amplitudo in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • amplitudo in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • amplitudo in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette