desinentia

LatinEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

dēsinens (desisting, oblique stem: dēsinent-) +‎ -ia (suffix forming abstract nouns)

NounEdit

dēsinentia f (genitive dēsinentiae); first declension

  1. (Medieval Latin) ending, cessation, termination
DeclensionEdit

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative dēsinentia dēsinentiae
Genitive dēsinentiae dēsinentiārum
Dative dēsinentiae dēsinentiīs
Accusative dēsinentiam dēsinentiās
Ablative dēsinentiā dēsinentiīs
Vocative dēsinentia dēsinentiae
DescendantsEdit
  • French: désinence
  • Italian: desinenza

ReferencesEdit

  • Niermeyer, Jan Frederik (1976), “desinentia”, in Mediae Latinitatis Lexicon Minus, Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 325/2

Etymology 2Edit

Regularly declined forms of dēsinēns.

ParticipleEdit

dēsinentia

  1. nominative/accusative/vocative plural neuter of dēsinēns