bonitas

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From bonus (good, honest, kind) +‎ -itās.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bonitās f (genitive bonitātis); third declension

  1. The good quality of something; goodness, excellence.
  2. Kindness, friendliness, benevolence, benignity, affability; tenderness.
  3. Good, honest or friendly conduct; virtue, integrity, blamelessness.

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative bonitās bonitātēs
genitive bonitātis bonitātum
dative bonitātī bonitātibus
accusative bonitātem bonitātēs
ablative bonitāte bonitātibus
vocative bonitās bonitātēs

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Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • bonitas in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • bonitas in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “bonitas”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • bonitas” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • kindheartedness: bonitas (Fin. 5. 29. 65)
    • innate goodness, kindness: naturae bonitas (Off. 1. 32. 118)

Portuguese[edit]

Adjective[edit]

bonitas f pl

  1. Feminine plural of adjective bonito.

Spanish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

bonitas f pl

  1. feminine plural of bonito