requies

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See also: réquies

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From re- (again) + quiēs (quiet, rest).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

requiēs f (genitive requiētis); third declension

  1. rest, repose
    Requiem aeternam dona eis, Domine; et lux perpetua luceat eis.
    Grant them eternal rest, Lord; and may perpetual light shine on them.
  2. a place of rest

Inflection[edit]

Number Singular Plural
nominative requiēs requiētēs
genitive requiētis;
requiē
requiētum
dative requiētī requiētibus
accusative requiem;
requiētem
requiētēs
ablative requiēte;
requiē
requiētibus
vocative requiēs requiētēs

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • requies in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • requies in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “requies”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • requies in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français [Illustrated Latin-French Dictionary], Hachette