catechesis

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek κατηχέω ‎(katēkhéō, sound through, instruct orally, catechise), from κατά ‎(katá, down) + ἠχή ‎(ēkhḗ, sound).

Noun[edit]

catechesis ‎(plural catecheses)

  1. Religious instruction given orally to catechumens.

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek κατηχέω ‎(katēkhéō, sound through, instruct orally, catechise), from κατά ‎(katá, down) + ἠχή ‎(ēkhḗ, sound).

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Noun[edit]

catēchēsis f ‎(genitive catēchēsis); third declension

  1. catechesis

Inflection[edit]

Third declension i-stem, alternative accusative singular in -im, ablative singular in -ī, and accusative plural in -īs.

Number Singular Plural
nominative catēchēsis catēchēsēs
genitive catēchēsis catēchēsium
dative catēchēsī catēchēsibus
accusative catēchēsem
catēchēsim
catēchēsēs
catēchēsīs
ablative catēchēse
catēchēsī
catēchēsibus
vocative catēchēsis catēchēsēs

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