elegantia

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Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

ēlegantia f ‎(genitive ēlegantiae); first declension

  1. elegance, taste, propriety, refinement, grace

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative ēlegantia ēlegantiae
genitive ēlegantiae ēlegantiārum
dative ēlegantiae ēlegantiīs
accusative ēlegantiam ēlegantiās
ablative ēlegantiā ēlegantiīs
vocative ēlegantia ēlegantiae

Adjective[edit]

ēlegāntia

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

References[edit]

  • elegantia” in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879.
  • elegantia” in Félix Gaffiot (1934), Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Paris: Hachette.
  • Meissner, Carl; Auden, Henry William (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • (ambiguous) logical minuteness, precision: disserendi elegantia
    • (ambiguous) he possesses sound judgment in matters of taste: elegantia in illo est
    • (ambiguous) tasteful description: elegantia orationis
  • elegantia” in Ramminger, Johann (accessed 16 July 2016) Neulateinische Wortliste: Ein Wörterbuch des Lateinischen von Petrarca bis 1700[2], pre-publication website, 2005-2016