tempestas

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From tempus ‎(time).

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Noun[edit]

tempestās f ‎(genitive tempestātis); third declension

  1. storm, tempest
  2. weather
  3. season

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative tempestās tempestātēs
genitive tempestātis tempestātum
dative tempestātī tempestātibus
accusative tempestātem tempestātēs
ablative tempestāte tempestātibus
vocative tempestās tempestātēs

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References[edit]

  • tempestas in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • tempestas in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • TEMPESTAS in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • tempestas in Félix Gaffiot (1934), Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Paris: Hachette.
  • Meissner, Carl; Auden, Henry William (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • a storm is rising: tempestas cooritur
    • to meet with good weather: tempestatem idoneam, bonam nancisci
    • a storm accompanied by heavy claps of thunder: tempestas cum magno fragore (caeli) tonitribusque (Liv. 1. 16)
    • the ships sail out on a fair wind: ventum (tempestatem) nancti idoneum ex portu exeunt
    • to be driven out of one's course; to drift: tempestate abripi
    • the storm drives some one on an unknown coast: procella (tempestas) aliquem ex alto ad ignotas terras (oras) defert
  • tempestas” in Ramminger, Johann (accessed 16 July 2016) Neulateinische Wortliste: Ein Wörterbuch des Lateinischen von Petrarca bis 1700[2], pre-publication website, 2005-2016