nuncupatio

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From nuncupō (name, call by name).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

nuncupātiō f (genitive nuncupātiōnis); third declension

  1. a naming
  2. an appellation
  3. a naming or appointing as heir
  4. a dedication (of a book)
  5. a public pronouncement of vows

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative nuncupātiō nuncupātiōnēs
genitive nuncupātiōnis nuncupātiōnum
dative nuncupātiōnī nuncupātiōnibus
accusative nuncupātiōnem nuncupātiōnēs
ablative nuncupātiōne nuncupātiōnibus
vocative nuncupātiō nuncupātiōnēs

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

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