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affectatio

LatinEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

affectātiō f (genitive affectātiōnis); third declension

  1. The act of striving after.
  2. (rhetoric) The act of striving for effect in discourse; affectation.

InflectionEdit

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative affectātiō affectātiōnēs
genitive affectātiōnis affectātiōnum
dative affectātiōnī affectātiōnibus
accusative affectātiōnem affectātiōnēs
ablative affectātiōne affectātiōnibus
vocative affectātiō affectātiōnēs

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • affectatio in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879