gratia

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InterlinguaEdit

NounEdit

gratia ‎(plural gratias)

  1. grace

LatinEdit

PronunciationEdit

EtymologyEdit

PIE root
*gʷerH-

From grātus ‎(pleasing), from Proto-Indo-European *gʷerH- ‎(to praise; to welcome).

NounEdit

grātia f ‎(genitive grātiae); first declension

  1. grace
  2. thankfulness
  3. (plural) thanks
  4. sake; pleasure
    Mitte hunc mea gratia.
    Let him alone for my sake.
    Hominum gratia generatur, aluntur bestiae.
    It is for the sake of man that beasts are bred.
  5. (figurative) friendship
    Tecum in gratiam redii.
    I have become your friend.

Derived termsEdit

InflectionEdit

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative grātia grātiae
genitive grātiae grātiārum
dative grātiae grātiīs
accusative grātiam grātiās
ablative grātiā grātiīs
vocative grātia grātiae

DescendantsEdit

PrepositionEdit

grātiā ‎(with genitive)

  1. for the sake of
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