See also: Restio

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Noun edit

restio (plural restios)

  1. (botany) Any member of the family Restionaceae of perennial, evergreen, rush-like flowering plants native to the Southern Hemisphere.

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Etymology edit

From Late Latin *restivus.

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /reˈsti.o/
  • Rhymes: -io
  • Hyphenation: re‧stì‧o

Adjective edit

restio (feminine restia, masculine plural restii, feminine plural restie)

  1. reluctant, unwilling

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Latin edit

Etymology edit

From restis (rope) +‎ .

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Noun edit

restiō m (genitive restiōnis); third declension

  1. ropemaker

Declension edit

Third-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative restiō restiōnēs
Genitive restiōnis restiōnum
Dative restiōnī restiōnibus
Accusative restiōnem restiōnēs
Ablative restiōne restiōnibus
Vocative restiō restiōnēs

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References edit

  • restio”, in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • restio in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré latin-français, Hachette