civitas

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin cīvitās.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈsɪːvɪːtɒs/

Noun[edit]

civitas (plural civitates)

  1. A body of people constituting an organized community; city-state

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From cīvis (citizen) +‎ -itās.

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Noun[edit]

cīvitās f (genitive cīvitātis); third declension

  1. citizenship
  2. the state

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative cīvitās cīvitātēs
genitive cīvitātis cīvitātum
dative cīvitātī cīvitātibus
accusative cīvitātem cīvitātēs
ablative cīvitāte cīvitātibus
vocative cīvitās cīvitātēs

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