epistola

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Late Latin epistola, from Ancient Greek ἐπιστολή (epistolḗ).

Noun[edit]

epistola

  1. (biblical) epistle

Declension[edit]

Inflection of epistola (Kotus type 12/kulkija, no gradation)
nominative epistola epistolat
genitive epistolan epistoloiden
epistoloitten
partitive epistolaa epistoloita
illative epistolaan epistoloihin
singular plural
nominative epistola epistolat
accusative nom. epistola epistolat
gen. epistolan
genitive epistolan epistoloiden
epistoloitten
epistolainrare
partitive epistolaa epistoloita
inessive epistolassa epistoloissa
elative epistolasta epistoloista
illative epistolaan epistoloihin
adessive epistolalla epistoloilla
ablative epistolalta epistoloilta
allative epistolalle epistoloille
essive epistolana epistoloina
translative epistolaksi epistoloiksi
instructive epistoloin
abessive epistolatta epistoloitta
comitative epistoloineen

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin epistola, from Ancient Greek ἐπιστολή (epistolḗ).

Noun[edit]

epistola f (plural epistole)

  1. epistle

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Latin[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ἐπιστολή (epistolḗ), from ἐπιστέλλω (epistéllō, I send a message), from ἐπί (epí, upon) + στέλλω (stéllō, I prepare, send).

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Noun[edit]

epistola f (genitive epistolae); first declension

  1. a letter, epistle
  2. a written imperial decree

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative epistola epistolae
genitive epistolae epistolārum
dative epistolae epistolīs
accusative epistolam epistolās
ablative epistolā epistolīs
vocative epistola epistolae

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References[edit]

  • epistola in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • epistola in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • epistola in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • epistola in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Late Latin epistula, from Ancient Greek ἐπιστολή (epistolḗ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /epǐstola/
  • Hyphenation: e‧pis‧to‧la

Noun[edit]

epìstola f (Cyrillic spelling епѝстола)

  1. epistle (literary form)

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • epistola” in Hrvatski jezični portal