Latin definition for: quidditas, quidditatis


  • declension: 3rd declension
  • gender: feminine


  1. (answers question quid est res)
  2. quiddity, what a thing is, essence of a thing
  • Age: Medieval (11th-15th centuries)
  • Area: Ecclesiastic, Biblical, Religious
  • Geography: All or none
  • Frequency: For Dictionary, in top 10,000 words
  • Source: Roy J. Deferrari, “Dictionary of St”. Thomas Aquinas, 1960 (DeF)

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