abortio

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From aborior (to pass away; miscarry) +‎ -tiō.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

abortiō f (genitive abortiōnis); third declension

  1. premature delivery, miscarriage, abortion

DeclensionEdit

Third-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative abortiō abortiōnēs
Genitive abortiōnis abortiōnum
Dative abortiōnī abortiōnibus
Accusative abortiōnem abortiōnēs
Ablative abortiōne abortiōnibus
Vocative abortiō abortiōnēs

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DescendantsEdit

  • English: abortion
  • Russian: або́рт m (abórt)

ReferencesEdit

  • abortio in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • abortio in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • abortio in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • abortio in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • abortio in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin