praepositio

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EtymologyEdit

From praepositus. In the grammatical sense, it is a semantic loan from Ancient Greek πρόθεσις (próthesis).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

praepositiō f (genitive praepositiōnis); third declension

  1. preference
  2. prefixing
  3. (grammar) preposition

DeclensionEdit

Third-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative praepositiō praepositiōnēs
Genitive praepositiōnis praepositiōnum
Dative praepositiōnī praepositiōnibus
Accusative praepositiōnem praepositiōnēs
Ablative praepositiōne praepositiōnibus
Vocative praepositiō praepositiōnēs

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