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Definition of the noun Modestia

What does Modestia mean as a name of something?

Modestia is a genus of Asteraceae.

Modestia is a genus of Lepidoptera, described by Bleszynski in Amsel, Gregor & Reisser in 1965.

Modestia is a genus of Asteraceae.

Modestia is a kind of Asteraceae.


Modestia a.k.a. Roxita is a genus of moths of the Crambidae family.

Phrases with Modestia

Phrases starting with the word Modestia:

  1. Modestia Mira
  2. Modestia Jucunda
  3. Modestia Pteroclada

Phrase ending with the word Modestia:

  1. Genus Modestia

Other phrases containing the word Modestia:

  1. Species Modestia Mira
  2. Species Modestia Jucunda
  3. Species Modestia Pteroclada

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Modestia

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Google previewHans Andersen's fairy tales, a new tr. by mrs. Paull (1867)

by Hans Christian Andersen

" " Modestia is a beautiful virtue," said the man.

Google previewFairy Tales of Hans Christian Anderson

With 25 Illustrations in Full Color by Children of Eighteen Nations by H C Anderson

” “Modestia is a beautiful virtue,” said the man.

Google previewDelphi Complete Works of Hans Christian Andersen (Illustrated) (2016)

by Hans Christian Andersen

” “Modestia is a beautiful virtue,” said the man.

Google previewSpinoza on Human Freedom (2011)

Reason, Autonomy and the Good Life by Matthew J. Kisner

Thus, modestia is a form of generosity because it is a more specific desire to act with concern for others, which explains why Spinoza, at one point, treats modestia as interchangeable with humanitas (“humanitas seu modestia”) ( DOE ).

Google previewHans Andersen's Fairy Tales (1888)

A New Translation by Hans Christian Andersen, Mrs. H. B. Paull

" " Modestia is a beautiful virtue," said the man.

Google previewA Dictionary of English Synonymes ... (1845)

by John Platts

MODESTY, [modestia, L.] decency arising from natural timidity or purity of heart and correctness of principle. Moderation, [moderatio, L.] state of keeping a due restraint over the desires, passions, or temper. TEMPERANCE, [temperantia, L.] ...

Google previewEncyclopedia Of Freemasonry (Annotated Edition) (2013)

by Albert G. Mackey

At length a movement, which was finally crowned with success, was inaugurated by the Lodge Modestia sum Libertate, Moderation with Freedom, of Zurich. Being about to celebrate the twentyfifth anniversary of its existence in 1836, it invited ...

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Scrabble value of M3O1D2E1S1T1I1A1

The value of this 8-letter word is 11 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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