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EtymologyEdit

From the same root as pars, parcus, and parcō. It is from the Proto-Indo-European root *per- (sell), which also gave the Ancient Greek πόρνη (pórnē, prostitute), and πέρνημι (pérnēmi, sell).

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portiō f (genitive portiōnis); third declension

  1. share, part, portion
  2. relation, proportion

DeclensionEdit

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative portiō portiōnēs
Genitive portiōnis portiōnum
Dative portiōnī portiōnibus
Accusative portiōnem portiōnēs
Ablative portiōne portiōnibus
Vocative portiō portiōnēs

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