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EtymologyEdit

From saevus (furious, savage).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

saevitia f (genitive saevitiae); first declension

  1. A raging; rage, ferocity, fierceness, fury.
  2. Violence, savageness, savagery, cruelty, severity.

InflectionEdit

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative saevitia saevitiae
genitive saevitiae saevitiārum
dative saevitiae saevitiīs
accusative saevitiam saevitiās
ablative saevitiā saevitiīs
vocative saevitia saevitiae

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ReferencesEdit

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