Latin definition for: spes, spei


  • declension: 5th declension
  • gender: feminine


  1. object/embodiment of hope
  2. [optio ad ~ => junior hoping to make centurion]
  • Age: In use throughout the ages/unknown
  • Area: All or none
  • 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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