mansuetude[man′swi to̵̅o̅d′, -tyo̵̅o̅d′]
Origin of mansuetudeMiddle English ; from Classical Latin mansuetudo ; from past participle of mansuescere, to tame ; from manus, a hand (see manual) + suescere, to accustom ; from Indo-European base an unverified form swedh-, custom from source Classical Greek ēthos
Gentleness of manner; mildness.
Origin of mansuetudeMiddle English, from Old French, from Latin mānsuētūdō, from mānsuētus, past participle of mānsuēscere, to tame : manus, hand; see man-2 in Indo-European roots + suēscere, to accustom; see s(w)e- in Indo-European roots.
- (archaic) Gentleness, tameness.