oblivio

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oblivio (plural oblivii)

  1. oversight

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Etymology[edit]

From oblīvīscor (I forget).

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Noun[edit]

oblīviō f (genitive oblīviōnis); third declension

  1. The act of forgetting, forgetfulness.
  2. The state of being forgotten, oblivion.
  3. an amnesty

Declension[edit]

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative oblīviō oblīviōnēs
Genitive oblīviōnis oblīviōnum
Dative oblīviōnī oblīviōnibus
Accusative oblīviōnem oblīviōnēs
Ablative oblīviōne oblīviōnibus
Vocative oblīviō oblīviōnēs

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References[edit]

  • oblivio in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • oblivio in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • oblivio in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • nothing will ever make me forgetful of him: memoriam eius nulla umquam delebit (obscurabit) oblivio (Fam. 2. 1)
    • I forget something: oblivio alicuius rei me capit
    • to make a person forget a thing: aliquem in oblivionem alicuius rei adducere (pass. in oblivionem venire)
    • to be forgotten, pass into oblivion: oblivioni esse, dari
    • to be forgotten, pass into oblivion: in oblivionem adduci
    • to be forgotten, pass into oblivion: oblivione obrui, deleri, exstingui
    • to be forgotten, pass into oblivion: in oblivione iacēre (of persons)
    • to rescue from oblivion: aliquid ab oblivione vindicare
    • amnesty (ἀμνηρτία): ante actarum (praeteritarum) rerum oblivio or simply oblivio
    • to proclaim a general amnesty: omnem memoriam discordiarum oblivione sempiterna delere (Phil. 1. 1. 1)