divinitus

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From dīvīnus (of divine origin) +‎ -itus

Adverb[edit]

dīvīnitus (not comparable)

  1. from heaven, from a deity, by inspiration
  2. divinely, admirably

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References[edit]

  • divinitus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • divinitus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • divinitus” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • by divine inspiration (often = marvellously, excellently): divinitus (De Or. 1. 46. 202)
    • it happened miraculously: divinitus accidit
  • Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, 1st edition. (Oxford University Press)