similitudo

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Etymology[edit]

From similis (like, resembling, similar).

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Noun[edit]

similitūdō f (genitive similitūdinis); third declension

  1. Likeness, resemblance, similarity; imitation.
  2. A comparison, simile, similitude; analogy; parable.
  3. Sameness, uniformity, monotony.

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative similitūdō similitūdinēs
genitive similitūdinis similitūdinum
dative similitūdinī similitūdinibus
accusative similitūdinem similitūdinēs
ablative similitūdine similitūdinibus
vocative similitūdō similitūdinēs

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References[edit]

  • similitudo in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • similitudo in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “similitudo”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • similitudo in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français [Illustrated Latin-French Dictionary], Hachette
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to cite parallel cases: similitudines afferre