occupatio

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From occupō.

Noun[edit]

occupātio f (genitive occupātiōnis); third declension

  1. seizing, occupying (taking possession)
  2. occupation, employment
  3. (figurative) trouble, unrest
  4. duty, obligation

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative occupātiō occupātiōnēs
genitive occupātiōnis occupātiōnum
dative occupātiōnī occupātiōnibus
accusative occupātiōnem occupātiōnēs
ablative occupātiōne occupātiōnibus
vocative occupātiō occupātiōnēs

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References[edit]

  • occupatio in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • occupatio in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “occupatio”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • occupatio” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • the study of belles-lettres; literary pursuits: litterarum studium or tractatio (not occupatio)
  • occupatio in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • occupatio in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin