ignavia

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Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

ignavia f ‎(plural ignavie)

  1. sloth, indolence

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Latin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ignāvia f ‎(genitive ignāviae); first declension

  1. inactivity, laziness, idleness, sloth, listlessness
  2. cowardice, worthlessness

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative ignāvia ignāviae
genitive ignāviae ignāviārum
dative ignāviae ignāviīs
accusative ignāviam ignāviās
ablative ignāviā ignāviīs
vocative ignāvia ignāviae

References[edit]

  • ignavia” in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879.
  • ignavia” in Félix Gaffiot (1934), Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Paris: Hachette.
  • Meissner, Carl; Auden, Henry William (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to abandon oneself to inactivity and apathy: ignaviae et socordiae se dare
    • to pass one's life in luxury and idleness: per luxum et ignaviam aetatem agere