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From sincerus +‎ -tas


sincēritas f (genitive sincēritātis); third declension

  1. integrity, honesty
  2. soundness, wholeness
  3. moral purity


Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative sincēritās sincēritātēs
genitive sincēritātis sincēritātum
dative sincēritātī sincēritātibus
accusative sincēritātem sincēritātēs
ablative sincēritāte sincēritātibus
vocative sincēritās sincēritātēs


  • sinceritas in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • sinceritas in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “sinceritas”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • sinceritas 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.
    • purity of style: integritas, sinceritas orationis (not puritas)