abnegatio

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From abnegō (refuse, deny), from ab (from, away from) + negō (deny; refuse, say no).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

abnegātiō f (genitive abnegātiōnis); third declension

  1. The act of denying; denial.

Declension[edit]

Third-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative abnegātiō abnegātiōnēs
Genitive abnegātiōnis abnegātiōnum
Dative abnegātiōnī abnegātiōnibus
Accusative abnegātiōnem abnegātiōnēs
Ablative abnegātiōne abnegātiōnibus
Vocative abnegātiō abnegātiōnēs

Related terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • English: abnegation
  • Italian: abnegazione
  • Portuguese: abnegação
  • Spanish: abnegación

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