See also: natío

Italian edit

Adjective edit

natio (feminine natia, masculine plural nati, feminine plural natie)

  1. native (relating to a place of birth)

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Latin edit

Etymology edit

From Proto-Italic *gnātjō. Equivalent to nāscor (to be born) +‎ -tiō (verbal abstract noun suffix).

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

nātiō f (genitive nātiōnis); third declension

  1. birth
  2. nation, tribe, people
  3. race, class

Declension edit

Third-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative nātiō nātiōnēs
Genitive nātiōnis nātiōnum
Dative nātiōnī nātiōnibus
Accusative nātiōnem nātiōnēs
Ablative nātiōne nātiōnibus
Vocative nātiō nātiōnēs

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References edit

  • natio”, in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • natio”, in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • natio 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)
  • natio in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré latin-français, Hachette
  • Carl Meißner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • distant nations: longinquae nationes
    • an Englishman by birth: natione, genere Anglus