mathematica

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mathematica (plural mathematicas)

  1. mathematics
    Secundo Jamblicho, le mathematica es le medio per qual le anima da unitate a lo diverse e es capabile de rationalisar le ordine de lo sensibile.[1]
    According to Iamblichus, mathematics is the medium by which the soul gives unity to the diverse and is capable of perceiving by reason the order of the sensory.

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Etymology[edit]

From mathēmaticus (mathematical), from Ancient Greek μαθηματικός (mathēmatikós, fond of learning), from μάθημα (máthēma, knowledge, learning).

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Noun[edit]

mathēmatica f (genitive mathēmaticae); first declension

  1. mathematics

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative mathēmatica mathēmaticae
genitive mathēmaticae mathēmaticārum
dative mathēmaticae mathēmaticīs
accusative mathēmaticam mathēmaticās
ablative mathēmaticā mathēmaticīs
vocative mathēmatica mathēmaticae

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References[edit]

  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “mathematica”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • mathematica” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[2], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • mathematics: mathematica (-ae) or geometria (-ae), geometrica (-orum) (Tusc. 1. 24. 57)