paederastia

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the Ancient Greek παιδερᾰστίᾱ ‎(paiderastíā, love of boys).

Pronunciation 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

paederastia f ‎(genitive paederastiae); first declension

  1. (Late Latin) love of boys, pederasty [4th C. onward]
    • 1828, Jacopo Facciolati and Egidio Forcellini (authors), and Jacobus Bailey (editor), Totius Latinitatis Lexicon II, page 937:
      Pæderastia, παιδεραστία, amor puerorum.
      Pæderastia, παιδεραστία, love of boys.
  2. vocative singular of paederastia
Declension[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative paederastia paederastiae
genitive paederastiae paederastiārum
dative paederastiae paederastiīs
accusative paederastiam paederastiās
ablative paederastiā paederastiīs
vocative paederastia paederastiae
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Pronunciation 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

paederastiā

  1. ablative singular of paederastia