See also: venía, vénia, vènia, and vênia

CatalanEdit

VerbEdit

venia

  1. first-person singular imperfect indicative form of venir
  2. third-person singular imperfect indicative form of venir
  3. first-person singular imperfect indicative form of vendre
  4. third-person singular imperfect indicative form of vendre

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Italic *wenjā, from Proto-Indo-European *wenh₁- (to wish, love). See also Latin Venus, veneror and English wish.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

venia f (genitive veniae); first declension

  1. indulgence, kindness (i.e., lenient treatment)
  2. mercy, grace, favour
  3. pardon
  4. forgiveness

DeclensionEdit

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative venia veniae
Genitive veniae veniārum
Dative veniae veniīs
Accusative veniam veniās
Ablative veniā veniīs
Vocative venia veniae

DescendantsEdit

  • Catalan: vènia
  • English: venial
  • Galician: venia
  • Italian: venia
  • Portuguese: vénia, vênia
  • Spanish: venia

ReferencesEdit


SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin venia, whence English venial.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

venia f (plural venias)

  1. forgiveness
  2. consent, permission, approval
  3. (Latin America, military) salute

Further readingEdit