anteloquium

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ante (before) + loquor (say, speak).

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Noun[edit]

anteloquium n (genitive anteloquiī); second declension

  1. The right of speaking before another.
  2. An introduction, preface, prologue, proem.

Inflection[edit]

Second declension neuter.

Number Singular Plural
nominative anteloquium anteloquia
genitive anteloquiī anteloquiōrum
dative anteloquiō anteloquiīs
accusative anteloquium anteloquia
ablative anteloquiō anteloquiīs
vocative anteloquium anteloquia

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References[edit]

  • anteloquium in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879