continentia

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From continens.

Participle[edit]

continentia

  1. nominative neuter plural of continēns
  2. accusative neuter plural of continēns
  3. vocative neuter plural of continēns

Noun[edit]

continentia f (genitive continentiae); first declension

  1. restraint, self-control
  2. abstinence, continence

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative continentia continentiae
genitive continentiae continentiārum
dative continentiae continentiīs
accusative continentiam continentiās
ablative continentiā continentiīs
vocative continentia continentiae

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • continentia in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • continentia in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “continentia”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • continentia” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • continentia in Ramminger, Johann (accessed 16 July 2016) Neulateinische Wortliste: Ein Wörterbuch des Lateinischen von Petrarca bis 1700[1], pre-publication website, 2005-2016