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EtymologyEdit

From Latin āmentia(madness; senselessness), from āmēns(mad, insane; foolish), from ab(from, away from) + mēns(mind).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /eɪˈmɛnʃə/, /əˈmɛnʃə/

NounEdit

amentia ‎(uncountable)

  1. Mental impairment; state of being mentally handicapped.

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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From amēns(mad, insane; foolish), from ab-(from, away from) + mēns(mind).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

āmentia f ‎(genitive āmentiae); first declension

  1. The state of being out of one's senses; madness, insanity.
  2. Folly, stupidity, senselessness.
  3. Malice, malignity.

InflectionEdit

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative āmentia āmentiae
genitive āmentiae āmentiārum
dative āmentiae āmentiīs
accusative āmentiam āmentiās
ablative āmentiā āmentiīs
vocative āmentia āmentiae

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