solstitium

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From sōl +‎ status, perfect passive participle of stō.

Noun[edit]

sōlstitium n (genitive sōlstitiī); second declension

  1. solstice
  2. summer (hottest part of the year)

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative sōlstitium sōlstitia
genitive sōlstitiī
sōlstitī1
sōlstitiōrum
dative sōlstitiō sōlstitiīs
accusative sōlstitium sōlstitia
ablative sōlstitiō sōlstitiīs
vocative sōlstitium sōlstitia

1Found in older Latin (until the Augustan Age).

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