eloquium

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EtymologyEdit

From ēloquor ‎(I declare, speak plainly) +‎ -ium ‎(nominal suffix). Surface analysis: ē- ‎(out) +‎ -loquium ‎(-loquy, nominalizing suffix related to speech).

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NounEdit

ēloquium n ‎(genitive ēloquiī); second declension

  1. eloquence
  2. speech, utterance
  3. diction
InflectionEdit

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative ēloquium ēloquia
genitive ēloquiī ēloquiōrum
dative ēloquiō ēloquiīs
accusative ēloquium ēloquia
ablative ēloquiō ēloquiīs
vocative ēloquium ēloquia

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