crudelitas

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

crūdēlis (cruel, hard-hearted) +‎ -itās

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

crūdēlitās f (genitive crūdēlitātis); third declension

  1. cruelty, severity

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative crūdēlitās crūdēlitātēs
genitive crūdēlitātis crūdēlitātum
dative crūdēlitātī crūdēlitātibus
accusative crūdēlitātem crūdēlitātēs
ablative crūdēlitāte crūdēlitātibus
vocative crūdēlitās crūdēlitātēs

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References[edit]

  • crudelitas in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • crudelitas in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • crudelitas” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to gain the reputation of cruelty: famam crudelitatis subire (Catil. 4. 6. 12)
    • to behave with cruelty: crudelitate uti (vid. sect. VI. 8, note uti...)
    • to exercise one's cruelty on some one: crudelitatem exercere in aliquo
    • to exercise one's cruelty on some one: crudelitatem adhibere in aliquem