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scientia

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From sciēns, present participle of sciō (I know, understand).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

scientia f (genitive scientiae); first declension

  1. knowledge
    Nam et ipsa scientia potestas est : And thus knowledge itself is power (Sir Francis Bacon).
  2. vocative singular of scientia

scientiā f

  1. ablative singular of scientia

InflectionEdit

First declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative scientia scientiae
genitive scientiae scientiārum
dative scientiae scientiīs
accusative scientiam scientiās
ablative scientiā scientiīs
vocative scientia scientiae

DescendantsEdit

ParticipleEdit

scientia

  1. nominative neuter plural of sciēns
  2. accusative neuter plural of sciēns
  3. vocative neuter plural of sciēns