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See also: mentió and mentío

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IdoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From mentiar (to lie) +‎ -o.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

mentio (plural mentii)

  1. lie (deliberate, expressed untruth)

Derived termsEdit

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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From mēns (mind) +‎ .

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

mentiō f (genitive mentiōnis); third declension

  1. mention, a calling to mind

InflectionEdit

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative mentiō mentiōnēs
genitive mentiōnis mentiōnum
dative mentiōnī mentiōnibus
accusative mentiōnem mentiōnēs
ablative mentiōne mentiōnibus
vocative mentiō mentiōnēs

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • mentio in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • mentio in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “mentio”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • mentio” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to mention a thing: mentionem facere alicuius rei or de aliqua re
    • to mention a thing incidentally, casually: mentionem inicere de aliqua re or Acc. c. Inf.
    • to mention a thing incidentally, casually: in mentionem alicuius rei incidere
    • to mention a thing incidentally, casually: mentio alicuius rei incidit