breviloquentia

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From breviloquens (short, concise in speaking) +‎ -ia.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Classical) IPA(key): /bre.wi.loˈkʷen.ti.a/, [brɛ.wɪ.ɫɔˈkᶣɛn.tɪ.a]
  • (Ecclesiastical) IPA(key): /bre.vi.loˈkwen.t͡si.a/, [brɛ.vi.loˈkwɛn.t͡si̯a], [bre.vi.loˈkwɛn.t͡si̯a]

Noun[edit]

breviloquentia f (genitive breviloquentiae); first declension

  1. brevity, conciseness (of speech)
Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative breviloquentia breviloquentiae
genitive breviloquentiae breviloquentiārum
dative breviloquentiae breviloquentiīs
accusative breviloquentiam breviloquentiās
ablative breviloquentiā breviloquentiīs
vocative breviloquentia breviloquentiae
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