benevolentia

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Latin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

benevolentia f (genitive benevolentiae); first declension

  1. kindness

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative benevolentia benevolentiae
genitive benevolentiae benevolentiārum
dative benevolentiae benevolentiīs
accusative benevolentiam benevolentiās
ablative benevolentiā benevolentiīs
vocative benevolentia benevolentiae

Synonyms[edit]

References[edit]

  • benevolentia in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • benevolentia in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • benevolentia” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to be well-disposed towards..: benevolentiam habere erga aliquem
    • to find favour with some one; to get into their good graces: benevolentiam, favorem, voluntatem alicuius sibi conciliare or colligere (ex aliqua re)
    • to show kindness to..: benevolentiam alicui praestare, in aliquem conferre
    • to show kindness to..: benevolentia aliquem complecti or prosequi