finitio

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From fīniō (finish; limit; appoint).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

fīnītiō f (genitive fīnītiōnis); third declension

  1. A limiting, limit, boundary, frontier; rule, law; restriction; end, ending, conclusion.
  2. A determining, assigning; definition, explanation.
  3. A division, part.
  4. Completeness; end of life; death.

Declension[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative fīnītiō fīnītiōnēs
genitive fīnītiōnis fīnītiōnum
dative fīnītiōnī fīnītiōnibus
accusative fīnītiōnem fīnītiōnēs
ablative fīnītiōne fīnītiōnibus
vocative fīnītiō fīnītiōnēs

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References[edit]

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