sospes

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From *swé and spes.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

sospes (genitive sospitis); third declension

  1. saving, delivering
  2. safe and sound, unharmed

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative sospes sospitēs sospitia
genitive sospitis sospitium
dative sospitī sospitibus
accusative sospitem sospes sospitēs sospitia
ablative sospitī sospitibus
vocative sospes sospitēs sospitia

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References[edit]

  • sospes in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • sospes in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “sospes”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • sospes” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  1. ^ De Vaan, Michiel (2008) Etymological Dictionary of Latin and the other Italic Languages (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 7), Leiden, Boston: Brill