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EtymologyEdit

From admīror ‎(regard with wonder) +‎ -tiō.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

admīrātiō f ‎(genitive admīrātiōnis); third declension

  1. wonder, admiration

InflectionEdit

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative admīrātiō admīrātiōnēs
genitive admīrātiōnis admīrātiōnum
dative admīrātiōnī admīrātiōnibus
accusative admīrātiōnem admīrātiōnēs
ablative admīrātiōne admīrātiōnibus
vocative admīrātiō admīrātiōnēs

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ReferencesEdit

  • admiratio in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • admiratio in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • ADMIRATIO in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • admiratio in Félix Gaffiot (1934), Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Paris: Hachette.
  • Meissner, Carl; Auden, Henry William (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to be admired: admirationi esse
    • to be admired: admiratione affici
    • to be admired: admirationem habere (Quintil. 8. 2. 6)
    • some one is the object of much admiration: magna est admiratio alicuius
    • to fill a person with astonishment: admirationem alicui movere
    • to be fired with admiration: admiratione incensum esse
  • admiratio” in Ramminger, Johann (accessed 16 July 2016) Neulateinische Wortliste: Ein Wörterbuch des Lateinischen von Petrarca bis 1700[2], pre-publication website, 2005-2016
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