abbreviatio

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From abbreviō ‎(shorten), from frequentative ad ‎(toward, to) + breviō ‎(shorten), from brevis ‎(short).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

abbreviātiō f ‎(genitive abbreviātiōnis); third declension

  1. (Late Latin) an abbreviation

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative abbreviātiō abbreviātiōnēs
genitive abbreviātiōnis abbreviātiōnum
dative abbreviātiōnī abbreviātiōnibus
accusative abbreviātiōnem abbreviātiōnēs
ablative abbreviātiōne abbreviātiōnibus
vocative abbreviātiō abbreviātiōnēs