mollities

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Latin[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

mollitiēs f (genitive mollitiēī); fifth declension

  1. pliability, flexibility, suppleness
  2. softness

Inflection[edit]

Fifth declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative mollitiēs mollitiēs
genitive mollitiēī mollitiērum
dative mollitiēī mollitiēbus
accusative mollitiem mollitiēs
ablative mollitiē mollitiēbus
vocative mollitiēs mollitiēs

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “mollities”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • mollities” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • immorality is daily gaining ground: mores in dies magis labuntur (also with ad, e.g. ad mollitiem)