phrasis

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek φράσις(phrásis, manner of expression).

Noun[edit]

phrasis f ‎(genitive phrasis or phraseos); third declension

  1. diction

Inflection[edit]

Third declension, alternative accusative singular in -im, alternative ablative singular in and accusative plural in -īs.

Case Singular Plural
nominative phrasis phrasēs
genitive phrasis
phraseos
phrasium
dative phrasī phrasibus
accusative phrasin
phrasim
phrasem
phrasēs
phrasīs
ablative phrasi phrasibus
vocative phrasis phrasēs

Note: the accusative forms phrasim and phrasem and the genitive form phraseos are postclassical.

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