From vīnum (wine) +‎ dēmō (take away) +‎ -ia (noun-forming suffix).



vī̆ndēmia f (genitive vī̆ndēmiae); first declension

  1. a grape-gathering, vintage


First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative vī̆ndēmia vī̆ndēmiae
Genitive vī̆ndēmiae vī̆ndēmiārum
Dative vī̆ndēmiae vī̆ndēmiīs
Accusative vī̆ndēmiam vī̆ndēmiās
Ablative vī̆ndēmiā vī̆ndēmiīs
Vocative vī̆ndēmia vī̆ndēmiae

Derived termsEdit



  1. ^ Ollie Sayeed (01 January 2017), “Osthoff’s Law in Latin”, in Indo-European Linguistics, volume 5, issue 1, Brill, →DOI, →ISSN, pages 147–177
  2. ^ Walther von Wartburg (1928–2002), “vĭndēmia”, in Französisches Etymologisches Wörterbuch (in German), volume 14: U–Z, page 465

Further readingEdit

  • vindemia”, in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • vindemia”, in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • vindemia in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition with additions by D. P. Carpenterius, Adelungius and others, edited by Léopold Favre, 1883–1887)
  • vindemia in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré latin-français, Hachette
  • vindemia”, in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • vindemia - ΛΟΓΕΙΟΝ (since 2011) Dictionaries for Ancient Greek and Latin (in English, French, Spanish, German, Dutch) University of Chicago.