essentia

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Analogical formation based on esse (to be), present active infinitive of sum (I am)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

essentia f (genitive essentiae); first declension

  1. essence, being

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative essentia essentiae
genitive essentiae essentiārum
dative essentiae essentiīs
accusative essentiam essentiās
ablative essentiā essentiīs
vocative essentia essentiae

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