Latin edit

Etymology edit

From excipiō (take out, withdraw; make an exception, except) +‎ -tiō.

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

exceptiō f (genitive exceptiōnis); third declension

  1. (law) An exception or objection in law.
    • 1659, “Vel denique introduceretur nova lege exceptio aut liberatio quaedam; E nam et tunc in praeteritis quoquo negotiis, quorum obligatio hactenus duravit, habere locum, aequum est; non ad id, ut in praeteritum, sed ut in futurum obligatio exceptione recenter inducta resolvatur”, in Novella decis. Ultrajectina 14 Aprilis 1659 art. 21, Paulus Voet de statutis sect. 8 cap. 1 numero 3 except. 6 pag. 292.:
  2. (by extension) An exception, restriction, limitation.

Declension edit

Third-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative exceptiō exceptiōnēs
Genitive exceptiōnis exceptiōnum
Dative exceptiōnī exceptiōnibus
Accusative exceptiōnem exceptiōnēs
Ablative exceptiōne exceptiōnibus
Vocative exceptiō exceptiōnēs

Descendants edit

References edit

  • exceptio”, in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • exceptio”, in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • exceptio 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)
  • exceptio in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré latin-français, Hachette.
  • exceptio”, in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898), Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • exceptio”, in William Smith et al., editor (1890), A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin