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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From caveo and -tio.

NounEdit

cautiō f (genitive cautiōnis); third declension

  1. precaution, caution
  2. stipulation, proviso, exception

InflectionEdit

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative cautiō cautiōnēs
genitive cautiōnis cautiōnum
dative cautiōnī cautiōnibus
accusative cautiōnem cautiōnēs
ablative cautiōne cautiōnibus
vocative cautiō cautiōnēs

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • cautio in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • cautio in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • CAUTIO in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • cautio” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • cautio in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • cautio in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin