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EtymologyEdit

From amoenus (pleasant, delightful, lovely) +‎ -itās.

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NounEdit

amoenitās f (genitive amoenitātis); third declension

  1. pleasantness, pleasurableness, delightfulness, loveliness, agreeableness, charm

InflectionEdit

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative amoenitās amoenitātēs
genitive amoenitātis amoenitātum
dative amoenitātī amoenitātibus
accusative amoenitātem amoenitātēs
ablative amoenitāte amoenitātibus
vocative amoenitās amoenitātēs

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ReferencesEdit

  • amoenitas in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • amoenitas in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “amoenitas”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • amoenitas” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • pleasant districts; charming surroundings: loca amoena, amoenitas locorum