conversatio

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From conversō (interact with, pass time with)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

conversātiō f (genitive conversātiōnis); third declension

  1. way of life, conduct or behaviour
  2. monastic life
  3. conversation

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative conversātiō conversātiōnēs
genitive conversātiōnis conversātiōnum
dative conversātiōnī conversātiōnibus
accusative conversātiōnem conversātiōnēs
ablative conversātiōne conversātiōnibus
vocative conversātiō conversātiōnēs

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References[edit]

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