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From castus (pure, pious) +‎ -mōnia.


castīmōnia f (genitive castīmōniae); first declension

  1. morality
  2. purity, chastity, abstinence


First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative castīmōnia castīmōniae
genitive castīmōniae castīmōniārum
dative castīmōniae castīmōniīs
accusative castīmōniam castīmōniās
ablative castīmōniā castīmōniīs
vocative castīmōnia castīmōniae

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  • castimonia in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “castimonia”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • castimonia” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • castimonia in Ramminger, Johann (accessed 16 July 2016) Neulateinische Wortliste: Ein Wörterbuch des Lateinischen von Petrarca bis 1700[1], pre-publication website, 2005-2016