luxuria

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See also: luxúria

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Etymology[edit]

From luxus (excess).

Noun[edit]

luxuria f (genitive luxuriae); first declension

  1. luxury
  2. extravagance

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative luxuria luxuriae
genitive luxuriae luxuriārum
dative luxuriae luxuriīs
accusative luxuriam luxuriās
ablative luxuriā luxuriīs
vocative luxuria luxuriae

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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
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “luxuria”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • luxuria” 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 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)