parsimonia

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Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

parsimonia f ‎(plural parsimonie)

  1. thrift, thriftiness, frugality, sparingness, parsimony

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From variant parcimōnia, from parcus ‎(sparing, slight) +‎ -mōnia.

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Noun[edit]

parsimōnia f ‎(genitive parsimōniae); first declension

  1. frugality, thrift, parsimony
    • Cicero, Paradoxa Stoicorum; Paradox VI, 49
      O di immortales! non intellegunt homines, quam magnum vectigal sit parsimonia.
      O immortal gods! People do not understand how great a revenue parsimony can be.

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative parsimōnia parsimōniae
genitive parsimōniae parsimōniārum
dative parsimōniae parsimōniīs
accusative parsimōniam parsimōniās
ablative parsimōniā parsimōniīs
vocative parsimōnia parsimōniae

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Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

parsimonia f ‎(plural parsimonias)

  1. calmness

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