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EtymologyEdit

From pudīcus (chaste; modest, shamefaced), from pudet (it shames).

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NounEdit

pudīcitia f (genitive pudīcitiae); first declension

  1. chastity, virtue; shamefacedness, modesty

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First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative pudīcitia pudīcitiae
genitive pudīcitiae pudīcitiārum
dative pudīcitiae pudīcitiīs
accusative pudīcitiam pudīcitiās
ablative pudīcitiā pudīcitiīs
vocative pudīcitia pudīcitiae

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ReferencesEdit

  • pudicitia in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • pudicitia in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • pudicitia” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • pudicitia in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • pudicitia in William Smith, editor (1848) A Dictionary of Greek Biography and Mythology, London: John Murray