haeresis

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Ancient Greek αἵρεσις (haíresis).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

haeresis f (genitive haeresis or haereseōs or haeresios); third declension

  1. sect
  2. heresy

DeclensionEdit

Third-declension noun (Greek-type, i-stem, i-stem).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative haeresis haeresēs
haereseis
Genitive haeresis
haereseōs
haeresios
haeresium
Dative haeresī haeresibus
haeresesi1
Accusative haeresim
haeresin
haeresem2
haeresēs
haeresīs
Ablative haeresī
haerese
haeresibus
haeresesi1
Vocative haeresis
haeresi
haeresēs
haereseis

1Primarily in poetry.
2Found sometimes in Medieval and New Latin.

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