patriarchia

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Ancient Greek πατριαρχία (patriarkhía), from πατριάρχης (patriárkhēs)

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Noun[edit]

patriarchia f (genitive patriarchiae); first declension

(Medieval Latin, Christianity)
  1. patriarchate (the dignity of a patriarch)
  2. a patriarchal church (each of the five great basilicae of Rome)

Declension[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative patriarchia patriarchiae
Genitive patriarchiae patriarchiārum
Dative patriarchiae patriarchiīs
Accusative patriarchiam patriarchiās
Ablative patriarchiā patriarchiīs
Vocative patriarchia patriarchiae

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