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contumacia f (plural contumacie)

  1. (law) default

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EtymologyEdit

From contumāx (stubborn).

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NounEdit

contumācia f (genitive contumāciae); first declension

  1. arrogance, inflexibility, contumacy, stubbornness
  2. obstinate refusal to appear in court

InflectionEdit

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative contumācia contumāciae
genitive contumāciae contumāciārum
dative contumāciae contumāciīs
accusative contumāciam contumāciās
ablative contumāciā contumāciīs
vocative contumācia contumāciae

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  • contumacia in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • contumacia in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “contumacia”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • contumacia” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • the frank but defiant demeanour of Socrates (before his judges): libera contumacia Socratis (Tusc. 1. 29. 71)
  • contumacia in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers

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NounEdit

contumacia f (plural contumacias)

  1. contumacy, obstinacy
  2. contempt of court