offensio

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Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

offēnsiō f (genitive offēnsiōnis); third declension

  1. offense
  2. accident, misfortune, mishap

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative offēnsiō offēnsiōnēs
genitive offēnsiōnis offēnsiōnum
dative offēnsiōnī offēnsiōnibus
accusative offēnsiōnem offēnsiōnēs
ablative offēnsiōne offēnsiōnibus
vocative offēnsiō offēnsiōnēs

References[edit]

  • offensio in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • offensio in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • offensio” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to hurt some one's feelings: in offensionem alicuius incurrere (Verr. 1. 12. 35)
    • to give offense to, to shock a person (used of things, vid. sect. V. 18): offensionem habere
    • there is something repulsive about the thing: res habet aliquid offensionis
    • unpopularity: offensio populi, popularis