iucunditas

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Etymology[edit]

From iūcundus (pleasant, agreeable, delightful, pleasing) +‎ -itās.

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Noun[edit]

iūcunditās f (genitive iūcunditātis); third declension

  1. agreeableness, pleasantness, pleasurableness, charm, delight, enjoyment
  2. cheerfulness, liveliness
  3. (in the plural) instances of pleasantness, good offices, favors

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative iūcunditās iūcunditātēs
genitive iūcunditātis iūcunditātum
dative iūcunditātī iūcunditātibus
accusative iūcunditātem iūcunditātēs
ablative iūcunditāte iūcunditātibus
vocative iūcunditās iūcunditātēs

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References[edit]

  • iucunditas in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • iucunditas in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • iucunditas” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • a thing makes a pleasant impression on the senses: aliquid sensus iucunditate perfundit
    • to let oneself be jovial: se dare iucunditati