Examples from the Web for felicita
Historical Examples of felicita
I requested Felicita to play for us and time passed quickly.
I had never mentioned to Don Julian or Felicita his manner of life.
He would be gone several days, but Felicita would stay here.
I demanded, “quick, I say,” but he could only gasp “Felicita!”
I was certain now that it was Felicita, for they were driving at full speed.
noun plural -ties
Word Origin for felicity
late 14c., from Old French felicite (14c.) "happiness," from Latin felicitatem (nominative felicitas) "happiness, fertility," from felix (genitive felicis) "happy, fortunate, fruitful, fertile," from Latin root *fe-, equivalent of PIE *dhe(i)- "to suck, suckle, produce, yield" (see fecund).