hospitalia

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Neuter substantive use of hospitālis ‎(hospitable), from hospes ‎(host; guest; stranger) + -ālis.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

hospitālia n pl ‎(genitive hospitālium); third declension (plural only)

  1. Apartments for guests, guest-chambers, guest accommodation.
  2. The dues of hospitality.
  3. (of a stage) The two entrances on the right and left for strangers.

Inflection[edit]

Third declension "pure" neuter i-stem.

Number Plural
nominative hospitālia
genitive hospitālium
dative hospitālibus
accusative hospitālia
ablative hospitālibus
vocative hospitālia

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • hospitalia” in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879.