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EtymologyEdit

From iūcundus (pleasant, agreeable, delightful, pleasing) +‎ -itās.

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NounEdit

iūcunditās f (genitive iūcunditātis); third declension

  1. agreeableness, pleasantness, pleasurableness, charm, delight, enjoyment
  2. cheerfulness, liveliness
  3. (in the plural) instances of pleasantness, good offices, favors

InflectionEdit

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative iūcunditās iūcunditātēs
genitive iūcunditātis iūcunditātum
dative iūcunditātī iūcunditātibus
accusative iūcunditātem iūcunditātēs
ablative iūcunditāte iūcunditātibus
vocative iūcunditās iūcunditātēs

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ReferencesEdit

  • iucunditas in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • iucunditas in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • iucunditas” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • a thing makes a pleasant impression on the senses: aliquid sensus iucunditate perfundit
    • to let oneself be jovial: se dare iucunditati