rectitudo

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

Post-Classical, from rectus (straight), perfect passive participle of regō (regulate, guide).

NounEdit

rēctitūdō f (genitive rēctitūdinis); third declension

  1. straightness, directness
  2. uprightness, (moral) rectitude

DeclensionEdit

Third-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative rēctitūdō rēctitūdinēs
Genitive rēctitūdinis rēctitūdinum
Dative rēctitūdinī rēctitūdinibus
Accusative rēctitūdinem rēctitūdinēs
Ablative rēctitūdine rēctitūdinibus
Vocative rēctitūdō rēctitūdinēs

Related termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Catalan: rectitud
  • English: rectitude
  • French: rectitude
  • Spanish: rectitud

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