annona

See also: Annona

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EtymologyEdit

From Latin annōna.

NounEdit

annona f (plural annone)

  1. ration

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From annus (year).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

annōna f (genitive annōnae); first declension

  1. yearly produce, yearly income, annual output
  2. corn, grain; means of subsistence
  3. (metonymically) price of grain, or of some other food
  4. (figuratively) the prices, the market
  5. (military) provisions, supplies, rations

InflectionEdit

First declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative annōna annōnae
genitive annōnae annōnārum
dative annōnae annōnīs
accusative annōnam annōnās
ablative annōnā annōnīs
vocative annōna annōnae

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ReferencesEdit

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