interpretatio

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From interpretātus +‎ -iō, from interpretor (explain, interpret).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Classical) IPA(key): /in.ter.preˈtaː.ti.oː/, [ɪn.tɛr.prɛˈtaː.ti.oː]

Noun[edit]

interpretātiō f (genitive interpretātiōnis); third declension

  1. explanation, exposition, interpretation
  2. a translation, version
  3. signification, meaning
  4. an explanation of one expression by another

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative interpretātiō interpretātiōnēs
genitive interpretātiōnis interpretātiōnum
dative interpretātiōnī interpretātiōnibus
accusative interpretātiōnem interpretātiōnēs
ablative interpretātiōne interpretātiōnibus
vocative interpretātiō interpretātiōnēs

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References[edit]

  • interpretatio in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • interpretatio in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “interpretatio”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • interpretatio” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • the process of translation: interpretatio, translatio (not versio or conversio)
    • etymology (not etymologia): nominum interpretatio
  • interpretatio in Ramminger, Johann (accessed 16 July 2016) Neulateinische Wortliste: Ein Wörterbuch des Lateinischen von Petrarca bis 1700[2], pre-publication website, 2005-2016