libertas

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From līber ‎(free) +‎ -tās.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

lībertās f ‎(genitive lībertātis); third declension

  1. liberty, freedom
  2. civil liberty
  3. political liberty, independence
  4. freedom of speech, candor
  5. (social) privilege

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative lībertās lībertātēs
genitive lībertātis lībertātum
dative lībertātī lībertātibus
accusative lībertātem lībertātēs
ablative lībertāte lībertātibus
vocative lībertās lībertātēs

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References[edit]

  • libertas in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • libertas in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • LIBERTAS” in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • libertas” in Félix Gaffiot (1934), Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Paris: Hachette.
  • Meissner, Carl; Auden, Henry William (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to rob a people of its freedom: libertatem populo eripere
    • to grant a people its independence: populum liberum esse, libertate uti, sui iuris esse pati
    • independent spirit: libertas, libertatis studium
    • to summon to liberty: ad libertatem conclamare
    • to recover liberty: libertatem recuperare
    • to deliver the state from a tyranny: rem publicam in libertatem vindicare a or ex dominatione
  • libertas in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • libertas in Samuel Ball Platner (1929), Thomas Ashby, editor, A Topographical Dictionary of Ancient Rome, London: Oxford University Press
  • libertas in William Smith, editor (1848) A Dictionary of Greek Biography and Mythology, London: John Murray

Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

libertas

  1. Second-person singular (tu) present indicative of libertar

Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

libertas

  1. Informal second-person singular () present indicative form of libertar.