infamia

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See also: infâmia

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin īnfāmia (infamy), from īnfāmis (infamous), from in- (not) + fāma (fame, renown).

Noun[edit]

infamia f (plural infamie)

  1. infamy

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From īnfāmis (infamous), from in- (not) + fāma (fame, renown).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

īnfāmia f (genitive īnfāmiae); first declension

  1. bad reputation or repute, ill fame, dishonor, disgrace, infamy, reproach

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative īnfāmia īnfāmiae
genitive īnfāmiae īnfāmiārum
dative īnfāmiae īnfāmiīs
accusative īnfāmiam īnfāmiās
ablative īnfāmiā īnfāmiīs
vocative īnfāmia īnfāmiae

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References[edit]

  • infamia in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • infamia in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “infamia”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • infamia” 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 damage a person's character, bring him into bad odour: infamiam alicui inferre, aspergere
    • to incur ignominy: infamiam concipere, subire, sibi conflare
  • infamia in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • infamia in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin

Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

infamia f (plural infamias)

  1. infamy

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