antiquitas

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Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

antīquitās f (genitive antīquitātis); third declension

  1. antiquity (ancient times)
  2. the good old days
  3. the ancients
  4. age
  5. integrity

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative antīquitās antīquitātēs
genitive antīquitātis antīquitātum
dative antīquitātī antīquitātibus
accusative antīquitātem antīquitātēs
ablative antīquitāte antīquitātibus
vocative antīquitās antīquitātēs

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • antiquitas in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • antiquitas in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “antiquitas”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • antiquitas” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • ancient history: antiquitatis memoria
    • to go back to the remote ages: repetere ab ultima (extrema, prisca) antiquitate (vetustate), ab heroicis temporibus
    • Cato's speeches sound archaic: orationes Catonis antiquitatem redolent (Brut. 21. 82)
    • to be of noble family: generis antiquitate florere