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ignominia f (plural ignominie)

  1. ignominy

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From in- +‎ nōmen.



ignōminia f (genitive ignōminiae); first declension

  1. dishonour
  2. disgrace, ignominy


First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative ignōminia ignōminiae
genitive ignōminiae ignōminiārum
dative ignōminiae ignōminiīs
accusative ignōminiam ignōminiās
ablative ignōminiā ignōminiīs
vocative ignōminia ignōminiae

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  • ignominia in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • ignominia in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • ignominia” 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 inflict an indignity upon, insult a person: aliquem ignominia afficere, notare
    • to inflict an indignity upon, insult a person: alicui ignominiam inurere
    • to chafe under an indignity, repudiate it: ignominiam non ferre
    • to brand a person with infamy: notare aliquem ignominia (Cluent. 43. 119)
  • ignominia in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • ignominia in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin



ignominia f (plural ignominias)

  1. ignominy

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