apologia

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See also: apología and apologią

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Ancient Greek ἀπολογία (apología, speech in defense of a position). Doublet of apology.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (US) IPA(key): /ˌæp.əˈloʊ.dʒi.ə/
    • (file)

Noun[edit]

apologia (plural apologias or apologiae)

  1. A written defense of a position or belief.
    • 1999, Judith Butler, Gender Trouble, Preface:
      Although I've enumerated some of the academic traditions and debates that have animated this book, it is not my purpose to offer a full apologia in these brief pages.

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Internationalism (see English apologia), ultimately from Ancient Greek ἀπολογία (apología). Contains the suffix -logia.

Noun[edit]

apologia

  1. apologia

Declension[edit]

Inflection of apologia (Kotus type 12/kulkija, no gradation)
nominative apologia apologiat
genitive apologian apologioiden
apologioitten
partitive apologiaa apologioita
illative apologiaan apologioihin
singular plural
nominative apologia apologiat
accusative nom. apologia apologiat
gen. apologian
genitive apologian apologioiden
apologioitten
apologiainrare
partitive apologiaa apologioita
inessive apologiassa apologioissa
elative apologiasta apologioista
illative apologiaan apologioihin
adessive apologialla apologioilla
ablative apologialta apologioilta
allative apologialle apologioille
essive apologiana apologioina
translative apologiaksi apologioiksi
instructive apologioin
abessive apologiatta apologioitta
comitative apologioineen
Possessive forms of apologia (type kulkija)
possessor singular plural
1st person apologiani apologiamme
2nd person apologiasi apologianne
3rd person apologiansa

Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin apologia (apology), from Ancient Greek ἀπολογία (apología, a speech made in defense of something).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /apoloɡia/
  • Hyphenation: apo‧lo‧gia

Noun[edit]

apologia

  1. confession, disclosure of one's sins
  2. (Catholicism) apology (formal justification, defence)

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Italian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Ancient Greek +‎ -logia

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /a.po.loˈd͡ʒi.a/
  • Rhymes: -ia
  • Hyphenation: a‧po‧lo‧gì‧a

Noun[edit]

apologia f (plural apologie)

  1. apology, apologia

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ἀπολογία (apologíā, "a speech made in defense of something").

Noun[edit]

apologia f (genitive apologiae); first declension

  1. a defense, apology

Declension[edit]

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative apologia apologiae
Genitive apologiae apologiārum
Dative apologiae apologiīs
Accusative apologiam apologiās
Ablative apologiā apologiīs
Vocative apologia apologiae

References[edit]

  1. apologia”, in Charlton T[homas] Lewis; Charles [Lancaster] Short (1879) [] A New Latin Dictionary [], New York, N.Y.; Cincinnati, Ohio; Chicago, Ill.: American Book Company; Oxford: Clarendon Press.

Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin apologia, from Ancient Greek ἀπολογία (apología). By surface analysis, apo- +‎ -logia.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /a.pɔˈlɔ.ɡja/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɔɡja
  • Syllabification: a‧po‧lo‧gia

Noun[edit]

apologia f

  1. (literary) apology (defence of some belief)
    Synonym: apologetyka

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nouns
adjective
verb

Further reading[edit]

  • apologia in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • apologia in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

apologia f (plural apologias)

  1. apology (formal justification, defence)