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īnsolentia f (genitive īnsolentiae); first declension

  1. unusualness, novelty, unfamiliarity
  2. pride, haughtiness, arrogance, insolence


First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative īnsolentia īnsolentiae
genitive īnsolentiae īnsolentiārum
dative īnsolentiae īnsolentiīs
accusative īnsolentiam īnsolentiās
ablative īnsolentiā īnsolentiīs
vocative īnsolentia īnsolentiae




  1. nominative neuter plural of īnsolēns
  2. accusative neuter plural of īnsolēns
  3. vocative neuter plural of īnsolēns


  • insolentia in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • insolentia in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “insolentia”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • insolentia” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • (ambiguous) to be puffed up with pride: insolentia, superbia inflatum esse
  • insolentia in Ramminger, Johann (accessed 16 July 2016) Neulateinische Wortliste: Ein Wörterbuch des Lateinischen von Petrarca bis 1700[2], pre-publication website, 2005-2016