eruditio

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From erudire (to remove from ignorance, to educate) + -tio (-tion, forming nouns from verbs)

Noun[edit]

ērudītiō f (genitive ērudītiōnis); third declension

  1. That which removes one from ignorance, whether
    1. instruction, education
    2. erudition, learning, knowledge

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative ērudītiō ērudītiōnēs
genitive ērudītiōnis ērudītiōnum
dative ērudītiōnī ērudītiōnibus
accusative ērudītiōnem ērudītiōnēs
ablative ērudītiōne ērudītiōnibus
vocative ērudītiō ērudītiōnēs

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • eruditio in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • eruditio in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • eruditio” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to be well-informed, erudite: multarum rerum cognitione imbutum esse (opp. litterarum or eruditionis expertem esse or [rerum] rudem esse)