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feriae

LatinEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *dʰeh₁s- (god, godhead, deity), related to Latin fēstus (festive). Cognate with Ancient Greek θεός (theós, god, goddess).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

fēriae f pl (genitive fēriārum); first declension

  1. festival, holiday
  2. rest, peace, leisure

DeclensionEdit

First declension.

Number Plural
nominative fēriae
genitive fēriārum
dative fēriīs
accusative fēriās
ablative fēriīs
vocative fēriae

Usage notesEdit

This word is used almost exclusively in the plural.

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