sponsa

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Feminine of spōnsus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

spōnsa f (genitive spōnsae); first declension

  1. bride
  2. fiancée (betrothed woman)

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative spōnsa spōnsae
genitive spōnsae spōnsārum
dative spōnsae spōnsīs
accusative spōnsam spōnsās
ablative spōnsā spōnsīs
vocative spōnsa spōnsae

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References[edit]

  • sponsa in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • sponsa in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “sponsa”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • sponsa” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • sponsa in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • sponsa in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Verb[edit]

sponsa

  1. simple past of sponse
  2. past participle of sponse