lectio

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From legō ‎(I read, I gather).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

lēctiō f ‎(genitive lēctiōnis); third declension

  1. A picking, selecting
  2. A reading, perusal
    Lectio ulla sine delectatione.
    A reading without any enjoyment.

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative lēctiō lēctiōnēs
genitive lēctiōnis lēctiōnum
dative lēctiōnī lēctiōnibus
accusative lēctiōnem lēctiōnēs
ablative lēctiōne lēctiōnibus
vocative lēctiō lēctiōnēs

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