luxuria

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See also: luxúria

Latin[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From lūxus (excess).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

lūxuria f (genitive lūxuriae); first declension

  1. luxury
  2. extravagance

Declension[edit]

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative lūxuria lūxuriae
Genitive lūxuriae lūxuriārum
Dative lūxuriae lūxuriīs
Accusative lūxuriam lūxuriās
Ablative lūxuriā lūxuriīs
Vocative lūxuria lūxuriae

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References[edit]

  • luxuria in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • luxuria in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • luxuria in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition with additions by D. P. Carpenterius, Adelungius and others, edited by Léopold Favre, 1883–1887)
  • luxuria in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Carl Meißner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to plunge into excesses, a career of excess: in luxuriam effundi
    • (ambiguous) to be abandoned to a life of excess: luxuria diffluere (Off. 1. 30. 106)