mollitia

LatinEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From mollis (soft) +‎ -itia.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

mollitia f (genitive mollitiae); first declension

  1. pliability, flexibility, suppleness
  2. softness, tenderness, weakness, irresolution

DeclensionEdit

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative mollitia mollitiae
Genitive mollitiae mollitiārum
Dative mollitiae mollitiīs
Accusative mollitiam mollitiās
Ablative mollitiā mollitiīs
Vocative mollitia mollitiae

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DescendantsEdit

  • Italian: mollezza
  • Portuguese: moleza
  • Romanian: moleață
  • Spanish: molleza
  • Italian: mollizia
  • Portuguese: molícia

ReferencesEdit

  • mollitia”, in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • mollitia”, in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • mollitia in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré latin-français, Hachette