caritas

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Etymology[edit]

From cārus (dear, expensive) +‎ -tās.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cāritās f (genitive cāritātis); third declension

  1. dearness
  2. costliness
  3. charity, the attitude of kindness and understanding towards others
  4. price

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative cāritās cāritātēs
Genitive cāritātis cāritātum
Dative cāritātī cāritātibus
Accusative cāritātem cāritātēs
Ablative cāritāte cāritātibus
Vocative cāritās cāritātēs

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Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

caritas

  1. plural of carita