notio

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From nōtus (known, recognized, acquainted with), perfect passive participle of nōscō.

Noun[edit]

nōtiō f (genitive nōtiōnis); third declension

  1. acquaintance (becoming acquainted)
  2. examination, investigation
  3. notion, idea

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative nōtiō nōtiōnēs
genitive nōtiōnis nōtiōnum
dative nōtiōnī nōtiōnibus
accusative nōtiōnem nōtiōnēs
ablative nōtiōne nōtiōnibus
vocative nōtiō nōtiōnēs

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • notio in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • notio in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “notio”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • notio” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • innate ideas: notiones animo (menti) insitae, innatae
    • to form a conception, notion of a thing: notionem or rationem alicuius rei in animo informare or animo concipere
    • what is the meaning, the original sense of this word: quae notio or sententia subiecta est huic voci?
    • the fundamental meaning of a word: vis et notio verbi, vocabuli
    • Nature has implanted in all men the idea of a God: natura in omnium animis notionem dei impressit (N. D. 1. 16. 43)