contagio

See also: contagió, contágio, and contagiò

CatalanEdit

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contagio

  1. first-person singular present indicative form of contagiar

ItalianEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin contāgium.

NounEdit

contagio m (plural contagi)

  1. contagion
  2. disease, epidemic
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Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

contagio

  1. first-person singular present indicative of contagiare

AnagramsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • contagio in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

LatinEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

The origin of the long -ā- is unknown. In any case, related to tangō (and the prefixed contingō), with the suffix -iō.

NounEdit

contāgiō f (genitive contāgiōnis); third declension

  1. contact, touch
  2. intercourse (social)
  3. influence
DeclensionEdit

Third-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative contāgiō contāgiōnēs
Genitive contāgiōnis contāgiōnum
Dative contāgiōnī contāgiōnibus
Accusative contāgiōnem contāgiōnēs
Ablative contāgiōne contāgiōnibus
Vocative contāgiō contāgiōnēs
DescendantsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

NounEdit

contāgiō

  1. dative/ablative singular of contāgium

ReferencesEdit

  • De Vaan, Michiel (2008) , “tango”, in Etymological Dictionary of Latin and the other Italic Languages (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 7), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, pages 606-607
  • contagio in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • contagio in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • contagio in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • contagio in Ramminger, Johann (accessed 16 July 2016) Neulateinische Wortliste: Ein Wörterbuch des Lateinischen von Petrarca bis 1700[1], pre-publication website, 2005-2016

PortugueseEdit

VerbEdit

contagio

  1. first-person singular (eu) present indicative of contagiar

SpanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /konˈtaxjo/, [kõn̪ˈt̪a.xjo]

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin contāgium.

NounEdit

contagio m (plural contagios)

  1. infection, contagion
    Synonym: contagión (rare)
Derived termsEdit
Related termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

contagio

  1. First-person singular (yo) present indicative form of contagiar.

Further readingEdit