mansio

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From mānsus, from maneō (remain, stay).

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Noun[edit]

mānsiō f (genitive mānsiōnis); third declension

  1. An act or instance of staying, remaining; stay, continuance.
  2. A dwelling, abode, habitation, home.
  3. (on a journey) A stopping place or halting place, station; stage.
  4. Night quarters, place for lodging or renting, inn.

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative mānsiō mānsiōnēs
genitive mānsiōnis mānsiōnum
dative mānsiōnī mānsiōnibus
accusative mānsiōnem mānsiōnēs
ablative mānsiōne mānsiōnibus
vocative mānsiō mānsiōnēs

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References[edit]

  • mansio in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • mansio in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “mansio”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • mansio” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • mansio in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • mansio in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin