mansio

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From maneō (remain, stay).

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Noun[edit]

mansiō f (genitive mansiōnis); 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.

Number Singular Plural
nominative mansiō mansiōnēs
genitive mansiōnis mansiōnum
dative mansiōnī mansiōnibus
accusative mansiōnem mansiōnēs
ablative mansiōne mansiōnibus
vocative mansiō mansiōnēs

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References[edit]

  • mansio” in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879.