phantasia

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

phantasia (plural phantasias)

  1. Dated form of fantasia.

French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

phantasia

  1. third-person singular past historic of phantasier

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek φαντασία (phantasía).

Noun[edit]

phantasia f (genitive phantasiae); first declension

  1. fancy, idea, notion; fantasy
  2. phantom, apparition
  3. imagination
  4. phase (of the moon)

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative phantasia phantasiae
genitive phantasiae phantasiārum
dative phantasiae phantasiīs
accusative phantasiam phantasiās
ablative phantasiā phantasiīs
vocative phantasia phantasiae

References[edit]

  • phantasia in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “phantasia”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • phantasia” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • phantasia in Ramminger, Johann (accessed 16 July 2016) Neulateinische Wortliste: Ein Wörterbuch des Lateinischen von Petrarca bis 1700[1], pre-publication website, 2005-2016
  • phantasia in William Smith, editor (1848) A Dictionary of Greek Biography and Mythology, London: John Murray