electio

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From ēligō +‎ -tiō.

NounEdit

ēlēctiō f (genitive ēlēctiōnis); third declension

  1. choice, selection
  2. election (of believers to Salvation)

DeclensionEdit

Third-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative ēlēctiō ēlēctiōnēs
Genitive ēlēctiōnis ēlēctiōnum
Dative ēlēctiōnī ēlēctiōnibus
Accusative ēlēctiōnem ēlēctiōnēs
Ablative ēlēctiōne ēlēctiōnibus
Vocative ēlēctiō ēlēctiōnēs

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • electio in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • electio in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • electio in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition with additions by D. P. Carpenterius, Adelungius and others, edited by Léopold Favre, 1883–1887)
  • electio in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette