fallacia

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See also: fal·làcia

Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

fallacia f (plural fallacie)

  1. fallacy

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From fallāx (deceptive, deceitful), from fallō (I deceive).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

fallācia f (genitive fallāciae); first declension

  1. deception, deceit

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative fallācia fallāciae
genitive fallāciae fallāciārum
dative fallāciae fallāciīs
accusative fallāciam fallāciās
ablative fallāciā fallāciīs
vocative fallācia fallāciae

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • fallacia in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • fallacia in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “fallacia”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • fallacia” 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 the aid of fraud and lies: dolis et fallaciis (Sall. Cat. 11. 2)
    • without any disguise, frankly: sine fuco ac fallaciis (Att. 1. 1. 1)