excellentia

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From excellēns (elevated, exalted), present participle of excellō (elevate, exult)

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Noun[edit]

excellentia f (genitive excellentiae); first declension

  1. excellence, superiority
  2. merit

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative excellentia excellentiae
Genitive excellentiae excellentiārum
Dative excellentiae excellentiīs
Accusative excellentiam excellentiās
Ablative excellentiā excellentiīs
Vocative excellentia excellentiae

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