diligentia

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Latin[edit]

Participle[edit]

dīligentia

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

Noun[edit]

dīligentia f (genitive dīligentiae); first declension

  1. diligence, care, attentiveness, discipline
  2. economy, frugality, thrift

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative dīligentia dīligentiae
genitive dīligentiae dīligentiārum
dative dīligentiae dīligentiīs
accusative dīligentiam dīligentiās
ablative dīligentiā dīligentiīs
vocative dīligentia dīligentiae

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • diligentia in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • diligentia in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “diligentia”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • diligentia” 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 apply oneself zealously, diligently to a thing: studium, industriam (not diligentiam) collocare, ponere in aliqua re
  • diligentia in Ramminger, Johann (accessed 16 July 2016) Neulateinische Wortliste: Ein Wörterbuch des Lateinischen von Petrarca bis 1700[2], pre-publication website, 2005-2016