fiducia

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin fīdūcia.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /fiˈdu.t͡ʃa/, [fiˈd̪uːt͡ʃä]
  • Stress: fidùcia
  • Hyphenation: fi‧du‧cia

Noun[edit]

fiducia f (plural fiducie)

  1. trust, faith
  2. confidence
  3. credit

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From fīdō (to trust; to rely upon).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

fīdūcia f (genitive fīdūciae); first declension

  1. trust, confidence, assurance, reliance
  2. boldness, courage
    • Fiducia honos officium.
      .
  3. (law) deposit, pledge, mortgage

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative fīdūcia fīdūciae
genitive fīdūciae fīdūciārum
dative fīdūciae fīdūciīs
accusative fīdūciam fīdūciās
ablative fīdūciā fīdūciīs
vocative fīdūcia fīdūciae

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References[edit]

  • fiducia in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • fiducia in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “fiducia”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • fiducia” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to put confidence in some one: fiduciam in aliquo ponere, collocare
    • to have great confidence in a thing: fiduciam (alicuius rei) habere
    • self-confidence: fiducia sui (Liv. 25. 37)
  • fiducia in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • fiducia in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin