blanditia

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Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

blanditia f (genitive blanditiae); first declension

  1. flattery, compliment, caress
  2. charm

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative blanditia blanditiae
genitive blanditiae blanditiārum
dative blanditiae blanditiīs
accusative blanditiam blanditiās
ablative blanditiā blanditiīs
vocative blanditia blanditiae

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • blanditia in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • blanditia in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “blanditia”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • blanditia” 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 led astray, corrupted by the allurements of pleasure: voluptatis blanditiis corrumpi