Latin definition for: auctoritas, auctoritatis


  • declension: 3rd declension
  • gender: feminine


  1. decree, order
  2. right to authorize/sanction, power
  3. title (legal), ownership
  • Age: In use throughout the ages/unknown
  • Area: Legal, Government, Tax, Financial, Political, Titles
  • Geography: All or none
  • Frequency: Very frequent, in all Elementry Latin books, top 1000+ words
  • Source: “Oxford Latin Dictionary”, 1982 (OLD)

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