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  1. mission


Inflection of missio (Kotus type 3/valtio, no gradation)
nominative missio missiot
genitive mission missioiden
partitive missiota missioita
illative missioon missioihin
singular plural
nominative missio missiot
accusative nom. missio missiot
gen. mission
genitive mission missioiden
partitive missiota missioita
inessive missiossa missioissa
elative missiosta missioista
illative missioon missioihin
adessive missiolla missioilla
ablative missiolta missioilta
allative missiolle missioille
essive missiona missioina
translative missioksi missioiksi
instructive missioin
abessive missiotta missioitta
comitative missioineen



From mittō +‎ -tiō.



missiō f (genitive missiōnis); third declension

  1. sending, mission
  2. dismissal
  3. (military) discharge
    • 27 BCE – 25 BCE, Titus Livius, Ab urbe condita libri 26.1
      [] dum ne quem militem legeret ex eo numero quibus senatus missionem reditumque in patriam negasset ante belli finem.
      [] provided he did not choose any soldier from those to whom the Senate had refused discharge and a return home before the end of the war
  4. quarter, mercy


Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative missiō missiōnēs
genitive missiōnis missiōnum
dative missiōnī missiōnibus
accusative missiōnem missiōnēs
ablative missiōne missiōnibus
vocative missiō missiōnēs

Related termsEdit



  • missio in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • missio in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “missio”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • missio in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français [Illustrated Latin-French Dictionary], Hachette
  • missio in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • missio in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin