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NounEdit

feriae

  1. plural of feria

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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Italic *fēs-io-, *fēsja- (whence Oscan 𐌚𐌉𐌝𐌔𐌝𐌀𐌉𐌔(fiísíais), 𐌚𐌉𐌉𐌔𐌉𐌉𐌔(fiisiis), 𐌚𐌉𐌔𐌉𐌀𐌝𐌔(fisiaís, dat.-abl. pl.)), from Proto-Indo-European *dʰeh₁s-yo-, from *dʰéh₁s(god, godhead, deity), related to Latin fēstus(festive). Cognate with Ancient Greek θεῖος(theîos, divine).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

fēriae f pl ‎(genitive fēriārum); first declension

  1. festival, holiday,vacations
  2. rest, peace, leisure

DeclensionEdit

First declension.

Case Plural
nominative fēriae
genitive fēriārum
dative fēriīs
accusative fēriās
ablative fēriīs
vocative fēriae

Usage notesEdit

This word is used almost exclusively in the plural.

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