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 & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879.
  • antiquitas” in Félix Gaffiot (1934), Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Paris: Hachette.
  • Meissner, Carl; Auden, Henry William (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