dicio

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Latin[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

diciō f (genitive diciōnis); third declension

  1. authority, power, control
  2. rule, domain, sway

Declension[edit]

Third-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative diciō diciōnēs
Genitive diciōnis diciōnum
Dative diciōnī diciōnibus
Accusative diciōnem diciōnēs
Ablative diciōne diciōnibus
Vocative diciō diciōnēs

Descendants[edit]

  • English: dition
  • French: dition

References[edit]

  • dicio in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • dicio in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • dicio in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to reduce a country to subjection to oneself: terram suae dicionis facere
    • to be subject to some one, under some one's dominion: sub imperio et dicione alicuius esse
    • to be subject to some one, under some one's dominion: subiectum esse, obnoxium esse imperio or dicioni alicuius (not simply alicui)
    • to be subject to some one, under some one's dominion: in potestate, in dicione alicuius esse