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From indulgēns +‎ -ia.


indulgentia f (genitive indulgentiae); first declension

  1. leniency, concession, pardon
  2. kindness, gentleness
  3. (ecclesiastical) indulgence, remission (of sins), forgiveness (of sins)


First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative indulgentia indulgentiae
Genitive indulgentiae indulgentiārum
Dative indulgentiae indulgentiīs
Accusative indulgentiam indulgentiās
Ablative indulgentiā indulgentiīs
Vocative indulgentia indulgentiae



  • indulgentia in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879
  • indulgentia in Charlton T. Lewis, An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers, 1891
  • indulgentia in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • indulgentia in Gaffiot, Félix, Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette, 1934
  • indulgentia in Samuel Ball Platner, Thomas Ashby, editor, A Topographical Dictionary of Ancient Rome, London: Oxford University Press, 1929
  • indulgentia in Ramminger, Johann, Neulateinische Wortliste: Ein Wörterbuch des Lateinischen von Petrarca bis 1700[1], pre-publication website, 2005-2016, retrieved 16 July 2016