insidia

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See also: insidiá

Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

insidia f (plural insidie)

  1. trick, trap
  2. (hidden) danger, peril

Synonyms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

insidia

  1. third-person singular present of insidiare
  2. second-person singular imperative of insidiare

Latin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

īnsidia f (genitive īnsidiae); first declension

  1. (usually in the plural) ambush
  2. (usually in the plural) artifice, plot, snare

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative īnsidia īnsidiae
genitive īnsidiae īnsidiārum
dative īnsidiae īnsidiīs
accusative īnsidiam īnsidiās
ablative īnsidiā īnsidiīs
vocative īnsidia īnsidiae

References[edit]

  • INSIDIA in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • insidia” 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 set an ambuscade: insidias collocare, locare (Mil. 10. 27)
    • to waylay a person: insidias alicui parare, facere, struere, instruere, tendere
    • to place some one in ambush: aliquem in insidiis locare, collocare, ponere
    • to draw some one into an ambush: aliquem in insidias elicere, inducere
    • to place oneself in ambush: subsidere in insidiis (Mil. 19. 49)

Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

insidia

  1. Formal second-person singular (usted) present indicative form of insidiar.
  2. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present indicative form of insidiar.
  3. Informal second-person singular () affirmative imperative form of insidiar.