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From the Ancient Greek δῐ́αιτα (díaita), from διαιτάω (diaitáō, I treat, handle).



diaeta f (genitive diaetae); first declension

  1. diet, regimen
  2. house, dwelling


First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative diaeta diaetae
genitive diaetae diaetārum
dative diaetae diaetīs
accusative diaetam diaetās
ablative diaetā diaetīs
vocative diaeta diaetae

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  • dĭaeta in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • dĭæta” on page 517/3 of Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • diaeta in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • diaeta in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin
  • diaeta” on page 535/3 of the Oxford Latin Dictionary (1st ed., 1968–82)
  • Niermeyer, Jan Frederik (1976), “diaeta”, in Mediae Latinitatis Lexicon Minus (in Latin), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 330/2