generatio

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Noun[edit]

generātiō f (genitive generātiōnis); third declension

  1. a generation
    • 426 CE, Aurelius Augustinus Hipponensis, City of God 15.8:
      Sed pertinuit ad Deum, quo ista inspirante conscripta sunt, has duas societates suis diuersis generationibus primitus digerere atque distinguere []
      But it suited the purpose of God, by whose inspiration these histories were composed, to arrange and distinguish from the first these two societies in their several generations []
  2. a begetting

Declension[edit]

Third-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative generātiō generātiōnēs
Genitive generātiōnis generātiōnum
Dative generātiōnī generātiōnibus
Accusative generātiōnem generātiōnēs
Ablative generātiōne generātiōnibus
Vocative generātiō generātiōnēs

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