quadragesima

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin quadrāgēsima (the fortieth part; Lent), substantive of quadrāgēsimus (fortieth).

Noun[edit]

quadragesima f (plural quadragesime)

  1. Quadragesima

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From quadragesimus (fortieth), from quadraginta (forty).

Noun[edit]

quadragesima

  1. Lent, Christian fast of forty days

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References[edit]

  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “quadragesima”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • quadragesima” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • quadragesima in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • quadragesima in Ramminger, Johann (accessed 16 July 2016) Neulateinische Wortliste: Ein Wörterbuch des Lateinischen von Petrarca bis 1700[1], pre-publication website, 2005-2016
  • quadragesima in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin