desiderium

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From dēsīderō ‎(want, desire, wish for; miss, lack, need).

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Noun[edit]

dēsīderium n ‎(genitive dēsīderiī); second declension

  1. longing, desire, wish
  2. grief, regret
  3. need, necessity
  4. (In plural) pleasures, desires

Inflection[edit]

Second declension neuter.

Number Singular Plural
nominative dēsīderium dēsīderia
genitive dēsīderiī dēsīderiōrum
dative dēsīderiō dēsīderiīs
accusative dēsīderium dēsīderia
ablative dēsīderiō dēsīderiīs
vocative dēsīderium dēsīderia

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