ignominia

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See also: ignomínia

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin ignominia.

Noun[edit]

ignominia f (plural ignominie)

  1. ignominy

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From in- +‎ nōmen +‎ -ia.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ignōminia f (genitive ignōminiae); first declension

  1. dishonour, disgrace, ignominy
    Synonym: indignitās
    Antonym: dignitās

Declension[edit]

First-declension noun.

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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Descendants[edit]

  • English: ignominy
  • French: ignominie
  • Italian: ignominia
  • Portuguese: ignomínia
  • Romanian: ignominie
  • Spanish: ignominia

References[edit]

  • 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 Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré latin-français, Hachette
  • 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

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin ignominia.

Noun[edit]

ignominia f (plural ignominias)

  1. ignominy

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