abruptio

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From abrumpō (to break off) +‎ -tiō.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

abruptiō f (genitive abruptiōnis); third declension

  1. a breaking or tearing (off or away); separation, abruption
  2. (of a relationship) a break; separation, divorce

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative abruptiō abruptiōnēs
genitive abruptiōnis abruptiōnum
dative abruptiōnī abruptiōnibus
accusative abruptiōnem abruptiōnēs
ablative abruptiōne abruptiōnibus
vocative abruptiō abruptiōnēs

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References[edit]

  • abruptio in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • abruptio in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • abruptio in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette