comitia

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin comitium (assembly).

Noun[edit]

comitia (plural comitia)

  1. (historical) A popular legislative assembly in ancient Rome.

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the plural of comitium.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

comitia n pl (genitive comitiōrum); second declension

  1. a comitia; a Roman assembly for elections

Declension[edit]

Second-declension noun (neuter), plural only.

Case Plural
Nominative comitia
Genitive comitiōrum
Dative comitiīs
Accusative comitia
Ablative comitiīs
Vocative comitia

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  • comitia”, in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • comitia”, in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • comitia in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition with additions by D. P. Carpenterius, Adelungius and others, edited by Léopold Favre, 1883–1887)
  • comitia in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré latin-français, Hachette
  • Carl Meißner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to hold a meeting of the people: comitia habere
    • meetings for the election of officers: comitia magistratibus creandis
  • comitia”, in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • comitia in Ramminger, Johann (accessed 16 July 2016) Neulateinische Wortliste: Ein Wörterbuch des Lateinischen von Petrarca bis 1700[2], pre-publication website, 2005-2016
  • comitia”, in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin