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EtymologyEdit

From medius +‎ -tās.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

medietās f (genitive medietātis); third declension

  1. the center, middle part of something, midpoint
  2. (transf.): half

DeclensionEdit

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative medietās medietātēs
genitive medietātis medietātum
dative medietātī medietātibus
accusative medietātem medietātēs
ablative medietāte medietātibus
vocative medietās medietātēs

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ReferencesEdit

  • mĕdĭĕtas in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • medietas in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “medietas”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • mĕdĭĕtās” on page 958/1 of Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • medietās” on page 1,089 of the Oxford Latin Dictionary (1st ed., 1968–82)
  • Niermeyer, Jan Frederik (1976), “medietas”, in Mediae Latinitatis Lexicon Minus (in Latin), Leiden, Boston: Brill, pages 666–7