hospitalia

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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

Neuter substantive use of hospitālis ‎(hospitable), from hospes ‎(host; guest; stranger) + -ālis.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

hospitālia n pl ‎(genitive hospitālium); third declension (plural only)

  1. Apartments for guests, guest-chambers, guest accommodation.
  2. The dues of hospitality.
  3. (of a stage) The two entrances on the right and left for strangers.

InflectionEdit

Third declension neuter “pure” i-stem.

Case Plural
nominative hospitālia
genitive hospitālium
dative hospitālibus
accusative hospitālia
ablative hospitālibus
vocative hospitālia

Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • hospitalia” in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879.
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