1. knowledge or use of the Latin language: He bemoaned the lack of Latinity among today's scholars.
  2. Latin style or idiom.

Origin of Latinity

First recorded in 1610–20, Latinity is from the Latin word latīnitās Latin style. See Latin, -ity Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

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British Dictionary definitions for latinity


  1. facility in the use of Latin
  2. Latin style, esp in literature
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