contagio

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See also: contagió, contágio, and contagiò

Catalan[edit]

Verb[edit]

contagio

  1. first-person singular present indicative form of contagiar

Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

contagio m (plural contagi)

  1. contagion
  2. disease, epidemic

Verb[edit]

contagio

  1. first-person singular present indicative of contagiare

Anagrams[edit]


Latin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

The origin of the long -ā- is unknown. In any case, related to tangō (and the prefixed contingō), with the suffix -iō.

Noun[edit]

contāgiō f (genitive contāgiōnis); third declension

  1. contact, touch
  2. intercourse (social)
  3. influence
Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative contāgiō contāgiōnēs
Genitive contāgiōnis contāgiōnum
Dative contāgiōnī contāgiōnibus
Accusative contāgiōnem contāgiōnēs
Ablative contāgiōne contāgiōnibus
Vocative contāgiō contāgiōnēs
Descendants[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry..

Noun[edit]

contāgiō

  1. dative singular of contāgium
  2. ablative singular of contāgium

References[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

contagio

  1. First-person singular (eu) present indicative of contagiar

Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /konˈtaxjo/, [kõn̪ˈt̪axjo]

Noun[edit]

contagio m (plural contagios)

  1. infection, contagion

Related terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

contagio

  1. First-person singular (yo) present indicative form of contagiar.